Fukushima

03.12.17
Study says Fukushima region is safe enough for people to return
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Study says Fukushima region is safe enough for people to return

Radiation levels might not pose a long-term threat in key areas.

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02.18.17
Robot probe no. 2 dies while exploring a Fukushima reactor
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Robot probe no. 2 dies while exploring a Fukushima reactor

Both machines sent to assess the nuclear reactor's situation failed to complete their mission.

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02.10.17
Fukushima reactor's radiation levels killed a cleaning robot
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Fukushima reactor's radiation levels killed a cleaning robot

The machine was pulled out two hours into its mission.

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02.03.17
Fukushima radiation skyrockets after possible fuel breach
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Fukushima radiation skyrockets after possible fuel breach

Readings in the reactor are the highest since the 2011 meltdown.

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03.11.16
Even robots can't survive Fukushima's ground zero
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Even robots can't survive Fukushima's ground zero

Five robots were sent to clean up its nuclear reactors. None returned.

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08.10.15
Japan to restart nuclear power tomorrow after energy prices soar
08.10.15

Japan to restart nuclear power tomorrow after energy prices soar

Japan's about to turn on the nuclear-powered lights again

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07.02.15
​Fukushima nuclear reactor will get mapped with subatomic particles
07.02.15

​Fukushima nuclear reactor will get mapped with subatomic particles

Scientists from Los Alamos National Lab have discovered how to look through and map just about any...

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