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Japan Nuclear Emergency

Chris Kirkham

U.S. Rules On Radiation Pills Vary Widely From State To State | Chris Kirkham | Posted 05.31.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Potassium iodide pills have played a central role in Japan's nuclear response. And they've contributed to widespread paranoia in the Unite...

Nuclear Power Reactors Do Not Belong on the Surface of the Earth

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sheldon Filger

As the frightful nuclear crisis in Japan unfolds, with the ultimate outcome far from certain, a brief pause in the mad rush to pursue mass constructi...

Nuclear Energy Explained

Boing Boing | Maggie Koerth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This morning, I got an email from a BoingBoing reader, who is one of the many people worried about the damaged nuclear reactors at Fukushima, Japan. I...

Japan Nuclear Facility Declares State Of Emergency

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A nuclear power plant in the Fukushima Prefecture in Japan is under a state of emergency following the massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake that shook the...