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Sep 14, 2015 12:30 PM ET // AFP
Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant Monday began releasing previously contaminated water into the sea.
Sep 8, 2015 05:27 AM ET
A lawsuit just filed by Washington state against the federal government alleges that radioactive waste is leaking from a cold war nuclear site. Where does that site rank globally in the dubious category of most radioactive?
Jan 6, 2015 07:45 PM ET // AFP
Years of steady, quiet pressure on a plate boundary beneath the Pacific ocean resulted in the devastating 9.0-magnitude earthquake.
Jul 11, 2014 05:15 PM ET // AFP
The Japan Meteorological Agency said a local tsunami of up to one metre (3.3 feet) could impact the Pacific coastline after the quake.
Jun 2, 2014 10:30 AM ET // AFP
Wall will block groundwater from nearby hillsides that has been flowing under the plant and mixing with polluted water already there.
May 22, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
HAARP, a scientific research project claimed by conspiracy theorists to be a super-weapon, is closing. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2014 11:49 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Radiation from Japan's leaking nuclear power plant has reached waters off the shore of Canada, though it's not dangerous.
Dec 6, 2013 11:15 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Slippery clay that looks like scaly black dragon skin is the crucial clue needed to explain the 2011 Japan earthquake's surprising impact.
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