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. Pilgrim's Nuclear Power Keeps on Giving: CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | OpEdNews

    The meltdown of Japan's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan, March 11, 2011, devastated me. So when I heard that the Japanese people were asking for world- wide support for this global tragedy, I convened a group, " On Behalf of Planet Earth ."

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  2. Listen Shinzo Abe: Do You Hear the Cries of the Children?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | OpEdNews

    Nagashima Rio who was born on March 15, is tested for possible nuclear radiation at an evacuation centre in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, northern Japan, located about 60 km from the tsunami and earthquake-crippled nuclear reactor, March 31, 2011. On Thursday, March 12, 2015, to honor the 4th anniversary of Fukushima, ON BEHALF OF PLANET EARTH presented several letters to the Japan Consulate in Boston, to be given to Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe and the Consul General of Boston, Tsutomu Himeno.

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  3. Utilities decide to scrap 3 nuclear reactorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | NHK World

    Two nuclear power plant operators in Japan have decided to scrap 3 reactors that are older than the government's recommended age limit of 40 years. The closures will be the first since the Fukushima nuclear accident in 2011, aside from those at the crippled Daiichi plant.

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  4. Transphorm and ON Semiconductor Co-Branding GaN Power DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | PowerPulse

    ... in mass production at the Fujitsu Semiconductor group's CMOS-compatible, 150mm wafer fab in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima, Japan. The large-scale, automotive-qualified facility, which is providing exclusive GaN foundry services for Transphorm and its ...

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  5. Transphorm and ON Semiconductor begin production of co-branded 600V GaN cascode transistorsRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Green Car Congress

    ... in mass production at the Fujitsu Semiconductor group's CMOS-compatible, 150mm wafer fab in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima, Japan. The large-scale, automotive-qualified facility, which is providing exclusive GaN foundry services for Transphorm and its ...

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  6. Microbial Soil Cleanup At FukushimaRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    Proteins from salt-loving, halophilic, microbes could be the key to cleaning up leaked radioactive strontium and caesium ions from the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant incident in Japan. The publication of the X-ray structure of a beta-lactamase enzyme from one such microbe, the halophile Chromohalobacter sp.

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  7. Failing to rebuild communities in TohokuRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Japan Times

    The NHK travel program "Tsurube no Kazoku ni Kampai" recently aired a two-parter about the town of Watari in Miyagi Prefecture, which was devastated in the March 11, 2011, tsunami. In the series, rakugo storyteller Shofukutei Tsurube and a celebrity guest visit small towns unannounced and try to get to know some residents.

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  8. Tepco redress leaves lives in limboRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Until four years ago, Tetsuzo Tsuboi was an established shiitake grower in Miyakoji, part of the city of Tamura, Fukushima Prefecture, shipping 2 tons of fresh mushrooms and 800 kg of dried ones annually. He also sold oak logs, on which the fungi can be grown, to other farmers.

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  9. JR + Takao Shiraishi in Fukushima: A site-specific collaboration...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Cool Hunting

    ... the Separation Wall in Israel. Four years after a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and nuclear disaster occurred in Fukushima, Japan on 11 March 2011, killing more than 15,000 people, the 32-year-old French artist's new pasting project raises awareness for ...

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  10. Anyone thirsty for some "Fukushima Water"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | TreeHugger

    It's already been almost 4 years since the nuclear plant in Fukushima, Japan, suffered a series of explosions after a tsunami damaged important infrastructure at the facility. All this time later, and cleanup and containment is still ongoing.

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  11. Burn a Soy Sauce Candle in Tribute to the Late Kenji EkuanRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Hyperallergic

    Soy Sauce Candle by Nao Matsumoto mingling with those designed by Kenji Ekuan in the supermarket As condiment containers go, there's yet to be a design that matches the elegant simplicity of Kenji Ekuan 's soy sauce bottle. In memoriam of the Japanese industrial designer who passed away this February 8 at the age of 85, Nao Matsumoto created a candle to burn in tribute.

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  12. Cleveland BioLabs: A Reverse Split Low Floater With CatalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to purchase $30 million of doses for troops. In mid 2011 share price spiked due to the nuclear crisis in Fukushima, Japan, where a nuclear plant meltdown as a result of an earthquake and ensuing tsunami. Japanese authorities declared a 12 mile ...

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  13. Nuke regulator chided for safety 'sluggishness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Hill

    On the four-year anniversary of one of the worst nuclear disasters in history, safety advocates are urging U.S. regulators to heed to the lessons learned in Fukushima, Japan. Public Citizen on Wednesday accused the Nuclear Regulatory Commission of "sluggishness" in improving nuclear reactor safety standards that could have "potentially lethal consequences."

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  14. Group Protesting At Dominion Headquarters In RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... wn fault line, the same that caused the Mineral earthquake in 2011. The group cites the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan as a reason to avoid building reactors in earthquake-prone areas.

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  15. All fouled up - Fukushima four years after the catastropheRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Ecologist

    Four years ago today the world's biggest nuclear disaster since Chernobyl took place at Fukushima, Japan. Total clean-up costs are estimated around $0.5 trillion, writes Jim Green - but work to defuse the dangers has barely begun, the site is flooded with radioactive water making its way to the sea, and underpaid and illegally contracted workers are suffering a rising toll of death and injury.

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  16. Microbial soil cleanup at FukushimaRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Biology News Net

    Proteins from salt-loving, halophilic, microbes could be the key to cleaning up leaked radioactive strontium and caesium ions from the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant incident in Japan. The publication of the X-ray structure of a beta-lactamase enzyme from one such microbe, the halophile Chromohalobacter sp.

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  17. Microbes Cleaning Fukushima SoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    Salt-loving, halophilic, microbes could donate proteins to clean up radioactive strontium and caesium ions from the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant incident in Japan. The X-ray structure of a beta-lactamase enzyme from one such microbe, the halophile Chromohalobacter sp.

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  18. The Fourth Winter of FukushimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | UConn Advance

    On March 11, 2011, the most powerful earthquake recorded in Japanese history, magnitude 8.9 on the Richter scale, rocked the northeastern coast of Japan. The quake triggered a 10-meter tsunami that wiped out whole communities, killing an estimated 19,000 people, making another 325,000 homeless, and leaving an estimated 23 million tons of debris scattered across Japan's coastline.

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  19. Post-traumatic stress disorder prevalent among Fukushima nuclear disaster victims: surveyRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Four years after the 3.11 Earthquake and Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan , post-traumatic stress disorder remained prevalent among the victims, a Hong Kong charity group said on Tuesday. According to the Post Crisis Counseling Network , a charity group focusing on mental health and psychological support for disaster victims, 44 percent of their interviewees in Fukushima, Japan, showed symptoms of the PTSD.

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  20. New Market Report: Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (1662) -...Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... Seeks Finance For LNG Project In Canada Sep 20, 2013: Joint Study for Geothermal Energy Development in Fukushima, Japan Sep 11, 2013: Toyo Engineering Corporation : EPC Contract for Oil Sands SAGD Facilities in Canada Full Report Details at - ...

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