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Fukushima – Google News

Researcher: Fukushima Daiichi radiation levels low off West Coast – Peninsula Daily News


Researcher: Fukushima Daiichi radiation levels low off West Coast
Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Radiation from the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster appears to have peaked off the West Coast of North America and has been in such low amounts there is little human health or marine risk locally, according to a University of …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:29 am

Our favourite Australian tattoo artist is launching a book about Fukushima with Bassike – Vogue Australia


Vogue Australia

Our favourite Australian tattoo artist is launching a book about Fukushima with Bassike
Vogue Australia
A match made in minimalist heaven, the collision between Miso with the support of the ultimate off-duty label has resulted in a limited run book titled, Fukushima, in collaboration with La Chambre Graphique Paris. Although it is her third book

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:19 am

Environment ‘Do We Want To Have a Bookend to Fukushima Here in Southern California?’ – TheInertia.com


TheInertia.com

Environment 'Do We Want To Have a Bookend to Fukushima Here in Southern California?'
TheInertia.com
San Onofre is a special place. As Surfrider's Chad Nelsen has said, you'd be hard-pressed to find a worse location to store radioactive waste. “There is no immediate solution to removing the waste because the necessary federal repository does not exist

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 9:10 pm

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

80% of voluntary Fukushima evacuees unwilling to return home … – RT


RT

80% of voluntary Fukushima evacuees unwilling to return home …
RT
A vast majority of Fukushima voluntary evacuees are not planning to move back to their homes out of fear of radiation despite the government declaring living …

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Posted on 26 April 2017 | 3:53 am

‘Voluntary’ evacuees torn by decision to flee from Fukushima – Asahi Shimbun


Asahi Shimbun

'Voluntary' evacuees torn by decision to flee from Fukushima
Asahi Shimbun
FUKUSHIMA–Facing diminishing public support and increased scorn from their hometown communities, residents who fled Fukushima Prefecture after the nuclear disaster are now struggling with self-doubts about their decision to leave. They are called …
80% of voluntary Fukushima disaster evacuees outside pref. won't move back: surveyThe Mainichi

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Posted on 25 April 2017 | 9:39 am

Six years later, Fukushima has its children back – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Six years later, Fukushima has its children back
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
For more than four years, residents were barred from this hamlet in Fukushima after an earthquake and tsunami caused a meltdown at a nuclear power plant north of town. When the government lifted the evacuation order in 2015, those who returned were …

Posted on 23 April 2017 | 4:01 am

The Children of Fukushima Return, Six Years After the Nuclear Disaster – New York Times


New York Times

The Children of Fukushima Return, Six Years After the Nuclear Disaster
New York Times
For more than four years, residents were barred from this hamlet in Fukushima after an earthquake and tsunami caused a meltdown at a nuclear power plant north of town. When the government lifted the evacuation order in 2015, those who returned were …

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Posted on 21 April 2017 | 9:00 am

Ocean Oddities: Oh Fuk! Radioactive Contamination Found In US Waves – Surfline.com Surf News


Surfline.com Surf News

Ocean Oddities: Oh Fuk! Radioactive Contamination Found In US Waves
Surfline.com Surf News
While the atmosphere has been free of Fukushima's fallout for half a decade, the same cannot be said for the sea …. radioactive runoff from Fukushima's ruptured reactors has never stopped spilling into the ocean. That's now 2,200+ days and counting.

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Posted on 20 April 2017 | 6:44 pm

Ocean Oddities: Oh, Fuk! Fallout From Fukushima – Surfline.com Surf News


Surfline.com Surf News

Ocean Oddities: Oh, Fuk! Fallout From Fukushima
Surfline.com Surf News
Sites in the US where 137Cs (cesium 137) fallout from Fukushima was detected in precipitation samples during the three weeks following Daiichi's destruction (the larger the dot, the greater the concentration). The airborne radiation went on to circle

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Posted on 14 April 2017 | 8:55 pm

Fukushima – BingNews

Fukushima: Only 24,094 YEARS to Go! Brad Harris

Long time readers of The Daily Coin know we have been doing all we can to keep you informed regarding the ELE (extinction level event) unfolding in Fukushima, Japan. This nightmare began in March 2011 and is ongoing to this day and will continue to be a …

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:35 pm

Rewriting the Story of Fukushima, Six Years Later

Fukushima is no longer a story of disaster. Now, six years after the nuclear meltdown, Fukushima is a story about building back the fundamentals of a society. It is about how quickly disasters can deteriorate trust in institutions and how laborious it is …

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:30 am

‘Do We Want To Have a Bookend to Fukushima Here in Southern California?’

San Onofre is a special place. As Surfrider’s Chad Nelsen has said, you’d be hard-pressed to find a worse location to store radioactive waste. “There is no immediate solution to removing the waste because the necessary federal repository does not …

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 1:00 am

Masahiro Imamura: Japanese minister quits over Fukushima comments

Japan’s reconstruction minister has resigned after making a remark that was seen as offensive to those affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Masahiro Imamura said “it was rather good” that the north-east of the country was hit, as an earthquake near …

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 11:20 pm

80% of voluntary Fukushima evacuees unwilling to return home – survey

FILE PHOTO. A group of evacuees offer silent prayers for earthquake and tsunami victims at an evacuation centre in Soma, Fukushima prefecture on May 11, 2011. © AFP A vast majority of Fukushima voluntary evacuees are not planning to move back to their …

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 8:53 pm

Fukushima Unit 3 To Get Muon Scan End Of April

TEPCO published press handouts that there will be a muon scan of Fukushima unit 3 starting in May of 2017. Equipment installation is planned for late April 2017. Results will be available in “a few months”. The equipment will be installed in the first …

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 8:26 pm

Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Workers No Longer Wearing Protective Gear Near Power Plant Reactor

In the midst of an extensive cleanup operation, workers at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan were finally able to shed the heavy protective gear they’ve needed for six years. Workers were able to wear regular uniforms at about 95 percent of the …

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 10:54 am

‘Voluntary’ evacuees torn by decision to flee from Fukushima

FUKUSHIMA–Facing diminishing public support and increased scorn from their hometown communities, residents who fled Fukushima Prefecture after the nuclear disaster are now struggling with self-doubts about their decision to leave. They are called …

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 2:30 am

What Fukushima Disaster Taught Me About Risk Management In Cybersecurity

On March 11, 2011, a massive earthquake ripped across the northeastern coast of Japan. Terrible as it was, the tsunami that followed led to an even more terrifying event: the crippling of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant. The release of radiation …

Posted on 21 April 2017 | 6:57 am

The Children of Fukushima Return, Six Years After the Nuclear Disaster

NARAHA, Japan — The children returned to Naraha this spring. For more than four years, residents were barred from this hamlet in Fukushima after an earthquake and tsunami caused a meltdown at a nuclear power plant north of town. When the government …

Posted on 21 April 2017 | 2:43 am