Fukushima, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

Fukushima, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fukushima, Japan. (Page 9)

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  1. Japan A-bomb survivors speak out against nuclear power, decry Abe's view of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Atsushi Hoshino, a 87-year-old Hiroshima atomic bombing survivor, former college professor and ex-president of Fukushima University, speaks next to a radiation monitoring post measuring a radiation level of 0.123 microsievert per hour, at a park near his home in Fukushima, Japan, July 30, 2015. Reuters Photo When Atsushi Hoshino set out to revive a group representing atomic bomb survivors in the rural northeast Japanese prefecture of Fukushima 30 years ago, one topic was taboo - criticising the nuclear power industry upon which many relied for jobs.

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  2. Google Street View Cars Now Sniff Pollution Instead of Wi-FiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Wired

    Cities are happening places, every neighborhood a different personality, each street a new experience. And around every corner, a different atmospheric mixture of pollutants to clog your lungs, cloud your eyes, and congest your heart.

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  3. Psychological impact of nuclear disasters like Fukushima more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Independent

    ... in a special edition of The Lancet medical journal. No-one has died as a result of radiation exposure in Fukushima, Japan, where damage to the nuclear power plant caused by the March 2011 tsunami and the release of large amounts of radioactive ...

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  4. Al Bruce: Memorial to a Samurai family memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Genesee Country Express

    The chrysanthemum was the Japanese samurai symbol for almost 800 years and, consequently, is the symbol of the Saito family, natives of Koriyama in Fukushima Prefecture, site of the infamous 2011 tsunami. Takiko married a gaijin warrior, Charles Linden, who earned the purple heart plus combat infantryman's and master parachutist badges in two wars during his U.S. Army career.

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  5. Construction of seawall begins in NarahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | NHK World

    Construction of a new seawall has begun in a town near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, as authorities prepare to lift an evacuation order covering the area in September. The seawall in Naraha Town was seriously damaged by the March 2011 tsunami.

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  6. Inspectors to report on nuclear plant's disaster planRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... within 90 days. The team was documenting how the plant is complying with regulations put in place after the Fukushima, Japan disaster in 2011. The United States has required plant owners to create strategies to deal with outside events since three ...

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  7. You Shouldn't Panic About Those Fukushima 'Mutant Daisies'Read the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    A photo of deformed daisies reportedly found near Fukushima, Japan, has gone viral. But don't panic -- they almost definitely aren't radioactive mutants.

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  8. a CBS News earns 44 Emmy Award nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | CBS News

    ... Magazine. "Three Years Later" (04/06/14) - Bob Simon reports on the aftermath of the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan, and finds toxic ghost towns frozen in time. Nominated for Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine. ...

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  9. Fukushima disaster: 'Mutant flowers' found near ground zero ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    A Twitter user has shared an image of a plant mutation which he claims was taken just over 60 miles from the centre of the incident Images of flowers taken near ground zero in Fukushima, Japan, have surfaced online, showing daisies which appear to be malformed. A tsunami which hit the Fukushima Daichii nuclear plant caused the power station to have a meltdown on March 11, 2011.

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  10. Nuclear evacuees face dilemma over returning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Satoru Yamauchi, 60, poses inside his dust-covered noodle restaurant in Naraha, a tiny town in Fukushima Prefecture, on July 16. More than four years since he abandoned the premises, the government is almost ready to tell him he can go home. More than four years since Satoru Yamauchi abandoned his noodle restaurant to escape radiation spreading from the tsunami-wrecked Fukushima No.

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  11. X-Daisies, Anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KUDL-FM Westwood

    Four years ago, when the nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japan experienced a meltdown, scientists predicted mutations would happen eventually. There was a lot of talk about three-headed fish.

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  12. New Russian Gas Export Projects - from pipe dreams to pipelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | CSIS

    In the twelve months since the collapse of global oil prices and the imposition of Western economic sanctions against Russia, the number of new Russian gas export project announcements has skyrocketed. Only last month, Gazprom signed a memorandum of understanding with three European companies to build a second large gas pipeline system under the Baltic Sea called Nord Stream II.

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  13. The Radioactive Art Exhibit That You Can't Even Go ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... site. "What cannot be perceived as [sic] an immense power." "Don't Follow the Wind" is an art exhibit in Fukushima, Japan-the same place a 9.0 magnitude earthquake triggered a tsunami that caused a devastating nuclear incident in March 2011. The ...

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  14. Japan nuclear refugees face dilemma over returning homeRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    This photo taken on July 16, 2015 shows an overview of the collection site of contaminated earth in Naraha, a tiny town in Fukushima prefecture. Photo: AFP / Toshifumi Kitamura More than four years since Satoru Yamauchi abandoned his noodle restaurant to escape radiation spreading from the tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant, the Japanese government is almost ready to declare it safe to go home.

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  15. Inside The Kids' Movie That Takes On Post-Nuclear Disaster JapanRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    Set in a post-Fukushima Japan, the movie features young children fighting against a a contingent of evil scientists. To do so, they use Pokemon-esque, CGI-animated F.R.I.E.N.D.s. Part imaginary companion, part technological creation, the F.R.I.E.N.D.s are more than just warriors.

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  16. Transfer of radiation-tainted soil from Fukushima Prefecture school startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Japan Times

    The Environment Ministry on Saturday started work to transport radiation-tainted soil and other waste from an elementary school in Fukushima Prefecture, home to Tokyo Electric Power Co.' s Fukushima No.

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  17. Is the U.S. ready for "the really big one"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | CBS News

    ... professor said Thursday on "CBS This Morning." Bob Simon reports on the aftermath of the disaster in Fukushima, Japan, where the triple tragedy of an earthquake, tsunami and nuclear accident t... A devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami, ...

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  18. Radioactive daisies after Fukushima, JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    Photos of flowers on Twitter and Instagram may be as commonplace as sunsets and selfies, but one Japanese amateur photographer has captured something a bit more unique than a beautiful bloom. Twitter user @san_kaido posted a photo of mutated yellow daisies last month, found in Nasushiobara City, around 70 miles from Fukushima , the site of the 2011 nuclear disaster .

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  19. 60 SecondsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | New Scientist

    ... goodies. "Feels like Christmas in July," reported the crew. The world's oldest man has died at 112. Born in Fukushima, Japan, in February 1903, Sakari Momoi attributed his longevity to lots of sleep and a varied diet. The title now passes to another ...

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  20. The Other Nuclear CountryRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Heartland Institute

    ... Japan's economy was driven by its large trade surpluses, which it achieved year after year. However, since Fukushima, Japan reversed that trend, and began posting trade deficits on a yearly basis." Japan's reliance on nuclear power began after ...

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