Nuclear Power

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
International Court of Justice rejects three disarmament cases against U.K., Pakistan, and India, claiming it did not have jurisdiction.
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
An IAEA worker surveys the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. (Photo: IAEA Imagebank/flickr/cc)
The public cost of cleaning up the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
While it's been touted by some energy experts as a so-called "bridge" to help...


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...