Fukushima Station Released More Radiation than Expected

The wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan, released more than twice the amount of radiation estimated by the Japanese government. Tepco (Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s) emitted 35,800 terabecquerels of radioactive cesium 137 at the height of the disaster. Japan’s nuclear regulator...

Japan Will Pump Radioactive Water into the Sea

Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) announced last Monday that they would pump over 10,000 tons of radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear power plant. This action would allow the plant to keep water with higher levels of radioactivity. The water that will be thrown into the sea...