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Fukushima – Google News

TEPCO to look inside Fukushima reactor – The Japan News


Nikkei Asian Review

TEPCO to look inside Fukushima reactor
The Japan News
3 reactor at its disaster-stricken Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant this summer, company officials said Monday. The aim of the move is to confirm the expected presence of melted nuclear fuel debris in the containment vessel. TEPCO explained the plan
Nuclear taxes get new lease on life after Fukushima- Nikkei Asian …Nikkei Asian Review

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Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:37 pm

Fukushima- Daiichi: High Levels of Cesium Radioactive Material Migrating Down into Soil Around Fukushima – Center for Research on Globalization


Center for Research on Globalization

Fukushima– Daiichi: High Levels of Cesium Radioactive Material Migrating Down into Soil Around Fukushima
Center for Research on Globalization
High levels of radioactive cesium remain in the soil near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant and these radionuclides have migrated at least 5 centimeters down into the ground at several areas since the nuclear accident five years ago, according

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 2:51 pm

If only radiation had color. The Era of Fukushima – E-Flux


E-Flux

If only radiation had color. The Era of Fukushima
E-Flux
It is clear that the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe is one of the most critical ongoing crises of the twenty-first century. Unlike conflict and natural disaster whose temporality is defined by a rupture followed by processes of reunion and

Posted on 21 May 2017 | 4:05 am

Fast-selling yogurt helps fund education in Fukushima – Asahi Shimbun


Asahi Shimbun

Fast-selling yogurt helps fund education in Fukushima
Asahi Shimbun
“This yogurt product embodies strong passion for helping the education of people like you, who will be working to rebuild Fukushima Prefecture,” Tohoku Kyodo Milk Industry President Hiroshi Imahase told schoolchildren during his visit to Motomiya …

Posted on 20 May 2017 | 10:10 pm

360 Film Gives Viewers First Look at Fukushima Exclusion Zone Art Show – Observer


Observer

360 Film Gives Viewers First Look at Fukushima Exclusion Zone Art Show
Observer
Visitors to London's Arts Catalyst Centre will be able to go inside Japan's Fukushima exclusion zone for the first time without risking exposure to radiation thanks to a 360-degree video installation from the curatorial collective Don't Follow the Wind

Posted on 19 May 2017 | 9:46 pm

Resident demands city of Fukushima take action after alleged decontamination fraud – The Japan Times


The Japan Times

Resident demands city of Fukushima take action after alleged decontamination fraud
The Japan Times
FUKUSHIMA – A resident of the city of Fukushima filed a complaint Monday demanding the municipality seek the return of ¥12 million from a company that is alleged to have padded its bills for radiation decontamination work by submitting fake photos of …

Posted on 16 May 2017 | 9:44 am

Meet Rila Fukushima, the Newest Member of the Louis Vuitton Squad – Vogue.com


Vogue.com

Meet Rila Fukushima, the Newest Member of the Louis Vuitton Squad
Vogue.com
Louis Vuitton's actress clique has always been one of fashion's coolest, but yesterday's Resort 2018 extravaganza near Kyoto, Japan, marked a turning point for the international squad. When Rila Fukushima opened the show, it was the first time one of …

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Posted on 15 May 2017 | 9:11 pm

In Fukushima, a land where few return – The Japan Times


The Japan Times

In Fukushima, a land where few return
The Japan Times
Wind carried radioactive particles from the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, which is located about 45 kilometers away, that fell in rain and snow on the night of March 15, 2011. After more than a month of indecision, during which the villagers

Posted on 13 May 2017 | 2:12 pm

Fukushima’s meltdown gave every human on Earth 1,000 bananas … – ScienceAlert


Fukushima's meltdown gave every human on Earth 1,000 bananas …
ScienceAlert
Assuming you've been living on Earth since the nuclear reactor at Fukushima in Japan was struck by a tsunami in March 2011, there's a good chance you …

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Posted on 8 May 2017 | 2:10 am

Masahiro Imamura: Japanese minister quits over Fukushima comments – BBC News


BBC News

Masahiro Imamura: Japanese minister quits over Fukushima comments
BBC News
The 2011 earthquake was accompanied by a devastating tsunami that triggered a nuclear disaster in Fukushima in the Tohoku region. "Even in Tohoku, that terrible damage of 25 trillion yen (£175bn; $225bn) was incurred. If it hit places near the Tokyo
Japan Reconstruction Minister to Resign After Disparaging FukushimaU.S. News & World Report
Japanese minister quits after Fukushima comments set off shockwavesBusiness Day (registration)
Putin: Russia Ready to Help Japan in Fukushima Post-Nuclear Disaster CleanupSputnik International

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Posted on 26 April 2017 | 5:20 am

Fukushima – BingNews

Nuclear taxes get new lease on life after Fukushima

OSAKA — Japanese prefectures with nuclear power plants are moving to ensure that utilities continue to shoulder a tax burden on reactors even as they are being decommissioned, dramatically raising the cost of cleanup efforts that can last 30 to 40 years.

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 12:46 pm

Fukushima Five Years Later

Having heard good things about Six, let’s check out the first episode! “Navy SEAL Team Six attempt to eliminate a Taliban leader in Afghanistan when they discover an American citizen working with the enemy.” It’s on the History channel. I could see …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:56 am

360 Film Gives Viewers First Look at Fukushima Exclusion Zone Art Show

Visitors to London’s Arts Catalyst Centre will be able to go inside Japan’s Fukushima exclusion zone for the first time without risking exposure to radiation thanks to a 360-degree video installation from the curatorial collective Don’t Follow the …

Posted on 19 May 2017 | 2:51 pm

Anger as Fukushima to host Olympic events during Tokyo 2020 Games

An environmental activist wearing a gas mask takes part in a recent demonstration to mark the 6th anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear disaster The decision to hold baseball and softball matches in the city of Fukushima as part of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic …

Posted on 19 May 2017 | 2:47 pm

Scientists Reveal Fukushima Doused Everyone on Earth With Radiation

When the crisis at the Fukushima power plant first began six years ago, there were legitimate fears that the radioactive particles spewing from the fuel rods could blanket the Earth. Since then the experts and the mainstream media have downplayed that …

Posted on 19 May 2017 | 9:40 am

Fukushima Radiation Contaminated EVERYONE on Earth – But How Much?

The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in the Fukushima prefecture of Japan was hit by first a massive earthquake, then a devastating tsunami, on March 11, 2011. It was immediately recognized as one of the worst nuclear accidents in world history, alongside …

Posted on 17 May 2017 | 4:27 am

Fukushima, a land where few return

A cherry tree is blooming in the spring sunshine outside the home of Masaaki Sakai but there is nobody to see it. The house is empty and boarded up. Weeds poke through the ground. All around are telltale signs of wild boar, which descend from the mountains …

Posted on 14 May 2017 | 4:33 am

The Fukushima Disaster has Doused Radiation on Everyone on Earth

In the aftermath of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami left many regions in Japan destroyed and under water, it has been a well known fact that the most effected area of region has been the Fukushima prefecture, what was once a rural haven has been to …

Posted on 12 May 2017 | 10:42 am

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Radiation Affected Everyone On Earth

Japan’s 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster had an impact on every single person on Earth, according to scientists. The meltdown hit everyone on the planet with a dose of radiation, but fortunately, not enough to have a real impact. The disaster dosed …

Posted on 11 May 2017 | 10:05 am

Fukushima – The Untouchable Eco-Apocalypse No One is Talking About

When it comes to the effects of Fukushima, many politicians, leaders and the world seem to be ignoring and denying the problem. The mainstream media was coverage of the event was surveyed, and a trend was found. They did more to cover the story as a human …

Posted on 10 May 2017 | 3:02 pm

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