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Fukushima Fallout Was Almost Twice as Bad as Official Estimates, New Study Says
This spring’s nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant released almost double the amount of radiation the Japanese government...
Japanese Elderly Offer to Take Over Fukushima Nuclear Cleanup
Older men argue they have less chance of developing radiation-induced cancer in their lifetimes
Algae Could Be Key to Cleaning Up Nuclear Accident Sites
Algae can secrete biofuels and pump out biologic drugs, and now researchers think it could help clean up radioactive accidents...
As Radioactive Situation Worsens in Japan, Authorities Plan to Seal Reactor With Shellac
Don’t think that just because Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant isn’t spawning the same number of headlines it was...
Can Next-Generation Reactors Power a Safe Nuclear Future?
As nations around the world rush to reconsider their nuclear plans, nuclear experts look toward a future of smaller, safer reactors designed to greatly reduce the likelihood of a Fukushima-sized catastrophe
Air Support Assists In Japanese Nuclear Crisis
As helicopters drop tons of water on the fuel rods, a U.S. Global Hawk drone monitors the situation from above
Secretary Chu Says U.S. Administration Remains Committed to Nuclear Power
In testimony today before a Congressional subcommittee, Energy Secretary Steven Chu stood behind the U.S.’s nuclear energy industry, reiterating the...