Fukushima

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Fukushima to Chernobyl Status

Fukushima to Chernobyl Status

Japanese authorities raise rating of disaster from 5 to 7 due to worry over radiation effects on health and environment.Gil Ronen, 12/04/2011 10:23
Radiation Leaking into Ocean

Radiation Leaking into Ocean

TEPCO officials say a leak at the No. 2 reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant is leaking radiation into the sea.Gabe Kahn., 03/04/2011 09:30
Japan's Creeping Meltdown

Japan's Creeping Meltdown

Initial optimism fades as engineers, scientists at Japan's scuttled Fukushima plant realize they've made no headway in cooling exposed fuel rods.Gabe Kahn., 30/03/2011 18:23