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More bad news from Fukushima as reactor leaks continue

Is another nuclear emergency in the offing? Japanese officials express concern about the plant operator's ability to control the situation after a new leak is discovered.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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The (ongoing) lesson of Fukushima? It could have been worse (pictures)

From Chernobyl to Fukushima, "it could have been worse" has become a common refrain over the last few decades. But that optimism comes at a price -- in the coin of public health.

9 Images By Aug. 21, 2013

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Google Street View explores Japan's Fukushima nuclear zone

The Web giant brings its team inside the nuclear no-go territory to photograph a desolate ghost town.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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Japan 'astonishingly unprepared' for Fukushima disaster

With the one-year anniversary of Japan's nuclear disaster approaching, an independent panel says Tepco and the nuclear industry had a false sense of security.

By Mar. 5, 2012

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Dismantling Fukushima reactors will take decades

Japanese expect it will take decades before the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant can be fully dismantled, according to a draft report. A temporary cover may limit some radiation leakage.

By Jul. 11, 2011

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Fukushima nuclear plant now stable, Japan says

The tsunami-hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is finally in a 'cold shutdown' situation, the Japanese government says, as Tokyo eyes a $12.8 billion cleanup bill.

By Dec. 17, 2011

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App tracks direction of Fukushima radiation

Crowd-sourced radiation and weather data show which way danger blows.

By May. 10, 2011

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Inside the Fukushima nuclear exclusion zone

Two journalists head into the exclusion zone surrounding Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. Here's what they saw.

By Apr. 10, 2011

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Qinetiq robo-loaders heading to Fukushima

Powerful remote-controlled loaders may help clear the way for robots to work at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant.

By Mar. 31, 2011

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Robot pilot describes challenges at Fukushima plant

A blogger operating robots at Japan's leaking Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant describes the difficulties of his work.

By Aug. 23, 2011