23 May '12, 3pm

On Our Radar: Radiation at Fukushima - New York Times (blog): euronewsOn Our Radar: Radiation at FukushimaNew Yo...

On Our Radar: Radiation at Fukushima - New York Times (blog): euronewsOn Our Radar: Radiation at FukushimaNew Yo...

Associated Press The crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant in Japan. The World Health Organization releases a preliminary estimate of the radiation doses received by the public during the meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan. They are generally below the government’s maximum recommended dose, suggesting that few cancers can be expected as a result of the releases. [Nature News] Reflecting the divergent paths that European countries are taking on nuclear energy, Britain is planning a new generation of nuclear power plants in addition to renewable energy installations. [The New York Times] Streetlights are altering insect ecosystems in towns and cities, increasing the proportion of predatory and scavenging species like ground beetles and daddy longlegs, researchers suggest. [The Independent] Kenya’s wildlife agency plans to establish a forensic and genetic la...

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EV WORLD: Fukushima Disaster Signals Decline of Nuclear Power

EV WORLD: Fukushima Disaster Signals Decline of...

evworld.com 22 May '12, 3pm

On May 5, 2012, Japan shut down its Tomari 3 nuclear reactor on the northern island of Hokkaido for inspection, marking th...

Fukushima Radiation Reaches US in Bluefin Tuna ...

care2.com 29 May '12, 9am

Yes, I like your comment Barbara S. Very true and so sad this truth. This is all part of our big and I have said for years...

Bluefin Tuna Off CA Coast Carrying Fukushima Radiation | Ecorazzi

Bluefin Tuna Off CA Coast Carrying Fukushima Ra...

ecorazzi.com 29 May '12, 2pm

, this is the first time a large migratory fish species has been known to carry radiation over such a large distance – 6,0...

No reported cases of S'poreans with radiation illness

No reported cases of S'poreans with radiation i...

channelnewsasia.com 14 May '12, 3pm

SINGAPORE: There have been no reported cases of Singaporeans with radiation illness due to travel to Japan, said Minister ...