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Fukushima Anniversary

Robots Are Dying To Save Fukushima So People Don’t Have To

Fusion | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 12.19.2016 | World

Five years after the disaster at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, radiation levels remain so high that some cleanup robots that took years to build ...

Japan Honors Victims Of Its Worst Earthquake 5 Years On

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 03.11.2016 | World

Five years ago, a magnitude-9.0 earthquake struck Tohoku, a region along Japan's northeastern coast. The March 11, 2011, disaster unleashed a massive ...

See The Fukushima Disaster Zone Then And Now In 10 Striking GIFs

The Huffington Post | Chris McGonigal | Posted 03.08.2016 | World

On March 11, 2011 a massive 9.0 earthquake off the coast of Japan triggered a tsunami that leveled entire cities and villages and left 15,891 people d...

My Old Country Home

Beth Murphy | Posted 05.11.2013 | World
Beth Murphy

Though they are alive and well, the nuclear refugees of Fukushima face a long, slow, surreal struggle that seems to have only just begun two years after they walked away from their homes and livelihoods.

How To Survive A Nuclear Meltdown

Posted 03.11.2012 | World

You're riding your bike to a Cub Scout meeting. Or maybe Dad is cooking hot dogs out for a picnic. And then suddenly, BOOM, it's a nuclear nightma...

Lynne Peeples

Japan Tsunami Anniversary: Could Tiny Bits Of Plastic In The Ocean Threaten Our Health? | Lynne Peeples | Posted 03.11.2012 | Green

One year after a massive tsunami ravaged the east coast of Japan, much attention is focused on the bottles, refrigerators and other debris washed out ...

Lucia Graves

Scientists Gauge Environmental Threats To Nuclear Power In The Wake Of Fukushima | Lucia Graves | Posted 03.10.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- A year after a 30-foot tsunami ravaged the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan, some scientists say regulators underestimate ...

WATCH: Japan, One Year Later

Greg Voakes | Posted 06.07.2012 | World
Greg Voakes