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“Nuclear Science”

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.
Oct 31, 2011 12:13 PM ET // Tim Wall
Fishermen caught a three-eyed fish in a reservoir that receives water from a nuclear plant in Argentina.
Dec 17, 2012 07:19 AM ET // Christina Reed
A second nuclear plant in Japan sits atop a possibly active seismic fault.
Jun 11, 2012 10:44 AM ET // Christina Reed
President Obama has nominated geologist Allison M. Macfarlane of George Mason University to lead the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Aug 3, 2011 10:43 PM ET // Christina Reed
Lethal radiation levels of more than 10,000 millisieverts per hour raise the need for caution to even greater extremes that workers at the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear plant must take.
Mar 18, 2011 03:21 PM ET // James Williams
Here at Discovery News, we understand the crisis in Japan is confusing. There was an earthquake, a tsunami and now a nuclear disaster. Our experts are on hand to answer any questions you may have.
Sep 19, 2012 06:14 AM ET // Christina Reed
Critics say the Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) is a new watchdog without any teeth.
Jul 19, 2012 07:17 AM ET // Tim Wall
Between 24 and 2,500 new cancer cases in the future might be linked to the nuclear disaster, but the most probable estimates is 180 cancer cases, with 130 deaths from those cancers.
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