nuclear power
Fukushima Chief Dies
Fukushima Chief Dies
Dan Cossins | Jul 11, 2013
Nuclear engineer in charge at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi power plant during the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl dies at age 58.
Little Cancer Risk from Fukushima
Little Cancer Risk from Fukushima
Jef Akst | Mar 1, 2013
A new report from the World Health Organization predicts only very minimal increases in cancer risk for residents in the vicinity of the nuclear disaster.
Japan’s Nuclear Reboot Stalled
Japan’s Nuclear Reboot Stalled
Bob Grant | Feb 7, 2013
Regulators are warning that the Asian country’s nuclear power infrastructure may still be vulnerable to earthquakes.
More Mutations in Fukushima Butterflies
Edyta Zielinska | Aug 15, 2012
Researchers have found an increase in butterflies with unusual wing shapes, legs, and antennae than before the nuclear disaster.
Attacks on Nuclear and Nano Science
Cristina Luiggi | May 29, 2012
A lose band of extremist eco-anarchist groups has attacked several researchers and organizations involved with nuclear science and nanotechnology.
Radiation Maps for Japan
Ruth Williams | Nov 14, 2011
Researchers map the fallout from Fukushima.
Less Money for Nuclear
Edyta Zielinska | Oct 3, 2011
Japan passes over nuclear power as it increases spending on scientific research.