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August 26, 2013
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Fukushima: Die Katastrophe setzt sich fort

Ein neues Leck am Kernkraftwerk Fukushima verseucht die Umwelt deutlich schlimmer als bisher angenommen. Mit 300 Tonnen ausgelaufenem radioaktiven Wasser ist es der bisher größte Störfall seit der Katastrophe vom März 2011. Einer von hunderten Tanks auf dem AKW-Gelände, die … Continue reading

May 22, 2012
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Study Highlights How Twitter is Used to Share Information After a Disaster

A study from North Carolina State University shows how people used Twitter following the 2011 nuclear disaster in Japan, highlighting challenges for using the social media tool to share information. The study also indicates that social media haven’t changed what … Continue reading

March 12, 2012
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Fukushima Lesson: Prepare for Unanticipated Nuclear Accidents

ANN ARBOR, Mich.— A year after the crisis at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, scientists and engineers remain largely in the dark when it comes to fundamental knowledge about how nuclear fuels behave under extreme conditions, according to a … Continue reading

March 7, 2012
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Responding to the Radiation Threat

*Berkeley Lab Researchers Developing Promising Treatment for Safely Decontaminating Humans Exposed to Radioactive Actinides* The New York Times recently reported that in the darkest moments of the triple meltdown last year of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, Japanese officials … Continue reading