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Fukushima – Google News

Fukushima teacher threatens students with “Death Note” – RocketNews24


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Fukushima teacher threatens students with “Death Note”
RocketNews24
An elementary school in Fukushima Prefecture held a meeting on Wednesday that to discuss incidents of one teacher telling students “I'll write your name in a Death Note!” During the meeting, the school reportedly apologized to the students' guardians.
Japanese Teacher Threatens to Write Students' Names in His 'Death Note'Geek
Japanese School Teacher Threatens Students With A 'Death Note'Kotaku Australia

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Posted on 15 January 2017 | 4:02 pm

Post-Fukushima disaster character’s popularity grows in Thailand – Japan Today


Post-Fukushima disaster character's popularity grows in Thailand
Japan Today
It was initially launched in the disaster-struck northeastern Japan region in 2012 to entertain children suffering in the aftermath of the March 11, 2011, natural disasters and subsequent Fukushima nuclear accident. Akita Prefecture-based company

Posted on 14 January 2017 | 9:50 pm

Alaska Officials Find No Sign of Fukushima-Related Radiation in Seafood – Claims Journal


Alaska Officials Find No Sign of Fukushima-Related Radiation in Seafood
Claims Journal
More than 16,000 people were killed in 2011 after Japan's 9.1-magnitude earthquake, which led to nuclear meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Since then, U.S. and international agencies have been conducting tests to determine the …

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Posted on 13 January 2017 | 10:40 am

Drone delivers soup to surfers in Fukushima – The Japan News – The Japan News


The Japan Times

Drone delivers soup to surfers in Fukushima – The Japan News
The Japan News
MINAMISOMA, Fukushima — The Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) …
In world first, drone delivers soup to surfers off Fukushima Prefecture …The Japan Times

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Posted on 12 January 2017 | 2:06 pm

No sign of Fukushima-related radiation found in state waters – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner


Alaska Public Radio Network

No sign of Fukushima-related radiation found in state waters
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
"Testing performed in previous years showed no detectable levels of Fukushima-related radionuclides," according to a statement from the department. "Testing in 2016 also confirmed the quality and health of Alaska seafood has not been impacted by the …
Fukushima radiation yet, and unlikely, to affect Alaska seafood …Alaska Public Radio Network

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Posted on 11 January 2017 | 10:23 pm

Radioactive cesium in all Fukushima fish under government limit in 2016 – The Japan Times


Radioactive cesium in all Fukushima fish under government limit in 2016
The Japan Times
FUKUSHIMA – Levels of radioactive cesium in all fish and seafood sampled in the coastal waters off Fukushima Prefecture last year did not exceed the central government's safety limit for the first time since the 2011 nuclear crisis, a local fishery

Posted on 11 January 2017 | 2:13 pm

Are the EPA’s Emergency Radiation Limits a Cover for Fukushima Fumbles? – Truth-Out


Truth-Out

Are the EPA's Emergency Radiation Limits a Cover for Fukushima Fumbles?
Truth-Out
The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in 2002, before the 2011 explosion. The EPA is poised to issue new radiation limits for a nuclear emergency set thousands of times higher than allowed by federal law. (Photo: KEI / Wikipedia; Edited: JR / TO).

Posted on 10 January 2017 | 5:23 pm

Once again, testing finds Alaska seafood free of Fukushima radiation – Alaska Dispatch News


Alaska Dispatch News

Once again, testing finds Alaska seafood free of Fukushima radiation
Alaska Dispatch News
Scientists were still detecting trace levels of Fukushima-related radioactivity in waters off California and Oregon in 2016, Brewer said. Those results, however, "do not indicate a threat to Alaska waters or the safety of consuming marine fish," the

Posted on 10 January 2017 | 4:54 pm

Disparities may arise in evacuee support / Fukushima Pref. to trim … – The Japan News


Disparities may arise in evacuee support / Fukushima Pref. to trim …
The Japan News
The Yomiuri ShimbunStarting in spring, housing assistance for residents of Fukushima Prefecture who evacuated to other prefectures voluntarily due to the 2011 …

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Posted on 4 January 2017 | 11:46 am

Fukushima $70 Billion Cleanup Leaves Foreign Firms Dry … – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Fukushima $70 Billion Cleanup Leaves Foreign Firms Dry …
Bloomberg
Cleaning up the Fukushima nuclear plant — a task predicted to cost 86 times the amount earmarked for decommissioning Japan's first commercial reactor — is …

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Posted on 21 December 2016 | 9:21 am

Fukushima – BingNews

What makes humanity thrive

The world is littered with the relics of once-thriving communities: the jungle-choked Mayan cities of Central America, the ghost towns of the American West, the abandoned villages around Japan’s Fukushima nuclear complex. The Christian communities of the …

Posted on 16 January 2017 | 11:53 am

Jeremy Corbyn Warned Labour Could Lose Copeland By-Election Unless He Backs Nuclear Power

The Conservatives have seized on quotes from Corbyn in the wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan in 2011, when he said: “I say no nuclear power, decommission the stations we’ve got”. Since he became Labour leader, Corbyn has been accused of …

Posted on 16 January 2017 | 11:22 am

What’s Behind The Surge In Uranium ETF?

The uranium industry suffered a huge setback following the Fukushima disaster in March 2011. The nuclear industry nearly collapsed and badly impacted the uranium sector. Demand for uranium decreased soon after the catastrophe as many nuclear plants were …

Posted on 16 January 2017 | 10:33 am

Winds Carried Radioactive Materials from Fukushima to Tokyo

Image illustrating radioactive plume being transported by winds to the Tokyo metropolitan area The white portion depicts a radioactive plume flowing into the Tokyo metropolitan area in the morning by a northeasterly local wind. The image represents …

Posted on 16 January 2017 | 6:31 am

Japanese School Teacher Threatens Students With A "Death Note"

A 30-something year-old teacher in Fukushima, Japan has apologized for threatening to put the names of grade school students in a “Death Note.” A “Death Note” refers to the notebook in the popular anime and manga. People whose names are written in …

Posted on 16 January 2017 | 2:53 am

Weekly Top 10: NAMM Gear Preview, Relative vs. Parallel Minor Scales, Moto Fukushima Interview, Top Videos and More

We’re getting ready for the Winter NAMM show, and have already started our coverage on some of the new gear being announced. Add to that our interview with House of Waters bassist, Moto Fukushima, a great column by Damian Erskine, some top bass videos …

Posted on 15 January 2017 | 3:36 pm

Daredevil Sneaks Into Fukushima Exclusion Zone And Captures Never-Before-Seen Photos

When Fukushima, Japan was hit by a powerful earthquake, followed by a strong tsunami and a catastrophe of Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, the world stopped on March 11, 2011. The residents were asked to abandon their homes within 18 miles radius …

Posted on 15 January 2017 | 12:30 am

Fukushima to play direct role in pitching its produce in Tokyo-area supermarkets

To fight harmful rumors about Fukushima farm produce and to revive sales, the prefectural government plans to set up permanent sales spaces for susceptible products in major supermarkets in the Tokyo metropolitan area this summer. The prefectural …

Posted on 14 January 2017 | 11:54 pm

Fukushima Teacher Threatens Students With ‘Death Note’

An elementary school in Fukushima Prefecture held a meeting on Wednesday that to discuss incidents of one teacher telling students “I’ll write your name in a Death Note!” During the meeting, the school reportedly apologized to the students’ guardians.

Posted on 12 January 2017 | 11:10 am

Fukushima’s radiation impact

(http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/39044-are-the-epa-s-emergency-radiation-limits-a-cover-for-fukushima-fumbles) Image above: Illustration of Godzilla, the monster awoken from below the ocean by nuclear bombs. From (http://radioactivechat.blogspot.com …

Posted on 11 January 2017 | 11:48 am