For the first time in decades. Fantastic.
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When Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant suffered a triple-core meltdown in March 2011 as the result of devastating earthquake, most people had no idea this was only the beginning of a nuclear disaster that has arguably become the single worst industrial accident in human history. 2,561 more words
The debate about the role of nuclear energy in our low carbon future is not going to cease. But MV Ramana, the Simons Chair in Disarmament, Global and Human Security at the Liu Institute for Global Issues at the University of British Columbia provides a good article on The Conversation website about nuclear energy’s future using smaller reactors. 1,004 more words
TOKYO — A suspected Second World War-era bomb was found Thursday during construction work near the wrecked Fukushima nuclear power plant.
The plant’s operator, Tokyo Electric Power Co., said that a worker spotted it while digging at a parking lot about one kilometre north of the reactors destroyed in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. 89 more words