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This Escape Pod Could Save Lives In A Tsunami
Watching footage of the 2011 Japanese tsunami inspired Matt Duncan's design.
Japanese Inquiry Declares Fukushima Crisis “A Profoundly Man-Made Disaster”
The Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Investigation Commission, an independent (well, duh) committee set up by the Japanese parliament to look...
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...
The Atmospheric Signature of the Japan Tsunami Could Help Develop a Space-Based Warning System
The tops of tsunamis glow red, it turns out
Japanese Authorities Consider Harvesting Backup Bone Marrow Before Sending Nuclear Plant Workers In
Japanese authorities are considering harvesting bone marrow from workers at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant, hoping an infusion of...
Workers at Japanese Nuclear Plant Finally Get A Robot Assistant
Monirobo can withstand radiation that humans cannot handle
As Cooling Efforts Continue, Japanese Officials Consider Burying Fukushima Plant
Japanese officials conceded today they might have to entomb the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in a sarcophagus of sand...
In Wake of Japan Disaster, Caribbean To Stage Its First Full-Scale Tsunami Drill Next Week
The Caribbean is no stranger to seismic natural disaster, and after last week’s quake and devastation in Japan authorities in...
How Nuclear Reactors Work, And How They Fail
Several of Japan's nuclear power plants are experiencing serious damage from the earthquake and ensuing tsunami. Here's what you need to know to understand the news, as it happens
Scientists Say They May Have Found Lost City of Atlantis Near Spain
All the news about devastating tsunamis is drawing greater attention to a new claim that researchers have found the lost...