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49 min ago | The Japan Times
Three-year reminder: In this April 7, 2011, photo, desks and chairs remain covered with mud in a classroom at Okawa Elementary School in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture.
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4 hrs ago | Daily World
Very low levels of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear disaster likely will reach ocean waters along the U.S. West Coast next month, scientists are reporting.
4 hrs ago | Suria
Tens of thousands of citizens turned out for an anti-nuclear rally in Tokyo on Sunday, as the nation prepares to mark the third anniversary of the Fukushima disaster.
This diary is part of an ongoing series that aims to report measurements of Fukushima derived radionuclides in the North Pacific Ocean to help determine the likely impact on ecosystem and public health in western North America.
Powerful. That is one adjective that jumps out when talking about the Tao drummers who are coming to Wharton Center on March 16. It is one that can be applied to the instruments, the music, the choreography and the performers themselves.
Michiko is at home, contentedly sipping coffee and flipping through the pages of a gossip magazine while her toddler plays at her feet and her 7-month-old naps in her crib.
The government appears eager to declare progress in recovery efforts along Japan's devastated northeastern coast, but anyone visiting the tsunami-hit region must wonder what constitutes progress in officials' eyes.
There is something surprising in the radioactive wreck that is the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant: opportunity.
Tens of thousands marched in Taiwan Saturday to call for an end to nuclear energy on the island, ahead of the third anniversary of the Fukushima atomic disaster in Japan, organisers said.
Koriyama, Japan Marches have taken place in Japan to mark the third anniversary of the Fukushima earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 20,000 people dead or missing and devastated local infrastructure.
U.S. Navy sailors scrub the external surfaces on the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan to remove potential radiation contamination.
The Asia-Pacific region suffered the worst natural disasters in 2013, with the Philippines experiencing the biggest number, said a report issued by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs .
Governments cite "national security" concerns and "official secrets" as their justification for withholding information from the public.
The area around the damaged Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant has been made strange by abandonment.
The Community Resilience to Climate Change and Disaster Risk in and Pacific Natural Disaster Risk Reduction Program.
Scientists are gathering kelp from coastal waters to see what impact contamination from the Fukushima disaster in 2011 might have on Southern California.