Fukushima

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A new documentary, premiering Friday at the Tribeca Film Festival, provides a glimpse inside the aging nuclear plant known as Indian Point—as well as a slew of new arguments against nuclear power. The 94-minute film, titled Indian Point and directed by Ivy Meeropol , features unprecedented footage of the three-unit nuclear power plant station ,...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Critics of nuclear energy are cheering a ruling by a Japanese court that blocks...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
For the first time, a robot entered the highly radioactive primary containment...

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Fishermen have resumed fishing after postponing their start when hundreds of tons of radioactive water were found leaking from the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. Twenty-one trawlers brought home 5 tons of seafood, including octopus and squid, from the trial operation; if testing shows they're safe, they'll be shipped to markets in Japan. While older people are said to be buying fish from the sea off Fukushima Prefecture, others don't want their kids or grandkids eating it...