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Nov 19, 2017 · FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, Japan — Four engineers hunched before a bank of monitors, one holding what looked like a game controller. ... which was home to about 160,000 people who ...


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FILE - This Sept. 4, 2017, aerial file photo shows Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant reactors, bottom from right, Unit 1, Unit 2 and Unit 3, in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, northeastern ...


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Fukushima Daiichi Accident - World Nuclear Association

Following a major earthquake, a 15-metre tsunami disabled the power supply and cooling of three Fukushima Daiichi reactors, causing a nuclear accident on 11 March 2011. The cores of reactors 1, 2 and 3 largely melted in the first three days while unit 4 was written off by a hydrogen explosion. After two weeks units 1-3 were stable, by July 2011 they were being cooled with recycled water from ...


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Japan's Nuclear Crisis: Science : NPR

Japan's Nuclear Crisis: Science This collection of stories focuses on the science of the disaster at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Japan.


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Aug 09, 2019 · Fukushima nuclear plant is RUNNING OUT of space to store radioactive water and will reach its capacity in just three years. The plant has accumulated over 1 .


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Scientists find new source of radioactivity from Fukushima ...

Oct 02, 2017 · Scientists have found a previously unsuspected place where radioactive material from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant disaster has accumulated—in sands and .

Fukushima nuclear plant out of space for radioactive water

Aug 09, 2019 · Three reactors at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant suffered meltdowns in a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeastern Japan. Radioactive water has leaked from the damaged reactors and mixed with groundwater and rainwater at the plant. The water is treated but remains slightly radioactive and is stored in large tanks.

Fukushima nuclear plant running out of space to store ...

Aug 09, 2019 · The utility company operating Fukushima's tsunami-devastated nuclear power plant said Friday it will run out of space to store massive amounts of contaminated water in three years.


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Fukushima Radiation - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Oct 03, 2017 · Scientists continue to study the effects of radioactive contaminants on the marine environment following the earthquake, tsunamis, and resulting radiation leads from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Japan. On March 11, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake 80 miles off the Northeast Coast of ...


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NRC: Japan Lessons Learned

Note: This is an archived web page. For the most up-to-date information, see the new Post-Fukushima Safety Enhancements page.. On March 11, 2011, a 9.0-magnitude earthquake struck Japan and was followed by a 45-foot tsunami, resulting in extensive damage to the nuclear power reactors at the Fukushima Dai-ichi facility.


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fukushima : NPR

Prosecutors say TEPCO leaders should have known the risks a tsunami could pose to the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant, which sits along Japan's eastern coast. ... This San Francisco home ...


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Fukushima Daiichi - YouTube

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Unit 1 side Camera Unit 4 side Camera(March 26, 2015 Upload start) Time-Lapse Live Camera Recording Automatic upload sy...


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The company that operates Fukushima's tsunami-devastated nuclear power plant said on Friday it will run out of space to store radioactive water within three years. Worries are intensifying on what ...


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Aug 09, 2019 · Three reactors at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant suffered meltdowns in a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeastern Japan. ... msn back to msn home .


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Aug 09, 2019 · FILE - This Sept. 4, 2017, aerial file photo shows Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant reactors, bottom from right, Unit 1, Unit 2 and Unit 3, in Okuma town, Fukushima .


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'Shocking how many people died in Fukushima' – documentary ...

Mar 11, 2016 · "It is very telling about the situation in Fukushima. It is hard for everyone who is affected by the tsunami, who lost their homes and lost their families. But [in Fukushima], people are not able to go back home, they are unable to work because people won't buy food from Fukushima.


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Joseph Shepherd - Crisis at Fukushima Daiichi NPP

Home >> Crisis at Fukushima Dai-ichi NPP : Image by DigitalGlobe. Crisis at Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant . On March 11, 2011, the Tohoku-Pacific earthquake and the resulting tsunami on the northeastern shore of Honshu created conditions that would ultimately result in the destruction of two-thirds of the generating capacity and severe contamination of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear ...


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Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown

Watch full-length episodes of PBS documentary series FRONTLINE for free. Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown - An unprecedented account of the crisis inside the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex after ...


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Fukushima nuclear plant out of space for radioactive water

Aug 09, 2019 · Three reactors at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant suffered meltdowns in a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeastern Japan. Radioactive water has leaked from the damaged reactors and mixed with groundwater and rainwater at the plant. The water is treated but remains slightly radioactive and is stored in large tanks.


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Fukushima Nuclear Power Station, Japan - Power Technology

Fukushima Dai-Ichi was the first nuclear plant to be constructed and operated entirely by Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO). Units 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the nuclear complex were damaged in a series of events after the 11 March 2011 earthquake (Tohoku-Chihou-Taiheiyou-Oki Earthquake) and tsunami that struck the nation.


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fukushima 2019 – nuclear-news

Aug 22, 2019 · The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Fukushima prefecture. 20 août 2019 . Radiation from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is becoming the latest source of tension between Japan and South Korea, potentially undercutting Tokyo's effort to promote the 2020 Olympics.


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Fukushima: Reactor Background - World Nuclear Association

The Fukushima Daiichi reactors are GE boiling water reactors (BWR) of an early (1960s) design supplied by GE, Toshiba and , with what is known as a Mark I containment. Reactors 1-3 came into commercial operation 1971-75. Reactor power is 460 MWe for unit 1, 784 MWe for units 2-5, and 1100 MWe for unit 6. The fuel assemblies are about 4 m long, and there are 400 in unit 1, 548 in units .


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FAQs: Radiation from Fukushima

Jun 06, 2019 · The site of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant is an ongoing source of radionuclides (pdf) in to the ocean—something I've seen evidence of in my data and published since 2011. However, the rate of release has fallen significantly since March 2011. ... Unfortunately there is no simple way to test fish or other seafood at home for ...


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Almost Seven Years Later, I Have Your Answers About How ...

Mar 09, 2018 · Fukushima Dai-Ichi How Much radiation is leaking from Fukushima? At one point 300-400 tonnes or by Discovery News calculations, about 1,500 bathtubs worth. Are there people who still live in the radiation area? Matsumura, he stayed to take care of animals, and he's not afraid because he won't get sick for 30-40 years.


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Aug 09, 2019 · Home » Asia News » Fukushima nuclear plant out ... Three reactors at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant suffered meltdowns in a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeastern Japan.


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Fukushima nuclear plant out of space for radioactive water

Aug 09, 2019 · This Jan. 25, 2019, photo shows water tanks containing contaminated water that has been treated at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan.


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Fukushima, Site of Nuclear Disaster after Japan Tsunami ...

Aug 09, 2019 · This Sept. 4, 2017, aerial file photo shows Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant reactors. (Daisuke Suzuki/Kyodo News via AP, File) (MORE: ... and may never, return home.


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8 Years After Fukushima, 367 Can Return Home

Apr 10, 2019 · 8 Years After Fukushima, 367 Can Return Home ... A dome-shaped rooftop cover housing key equipment is near completion at Unit 3 reactor of the Fukushima Dai-ich nuclear power plant ahead of fuel ...

Fukushima accident | Summary, Effects, & Facts ...

Fukushima accident, disaster that occurred in 2011 at the Fukushima Daiichi ('Number One') nuclear power plant on the Pacific coast of northern Japan, which was caused by a severe earthquake and powerful series of tsunami waves and was the second worst nuclear power accident in history.


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Fukushima nuclear disaster: did the evacuation raise the ...

Mar 11, 2018 · Employees of Tepco work near reactor three of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant earlier this year ... a former resident of Namie in Fukushima prefecture, returns to her home for a .


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