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Filling space and time means nothing more about the Nuclear Crisis in Japan

By at May 4, 2011 | 3:25 pm | 915 Comments

Filling space and time means nothing more about the Nuclear Crisis in Japan

Japan has taken a beating in so many ways since March. Sadly it has cost that great country too many lives, too much hardship, too much emotional strain, too much inner turmoil, and it’s all wrapped around a severe nuclear crisis.

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Sorting through Spent Fuel Rods and Damaged Reactors for the Truth

By at March 22, 2011 | 4:25 pm | 987 Comments

Sorting through Spent Fuel Rods and Damaged Reactors for the Truth

U.S Representative Edward Markey (D-Mass), the highest ranking Democrat on the House Energy Commerce Committee, has called on Japan to come clean about the true state of the country’s nuclear disaster.

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A Three Mile Island Size Disaster

By at March 18, 2011 | 9:14 am | 463 Comments

A Three Mile Island Size Disaster

The nuclear crisis in Japan is now considered a Level 5, which is how experts classified the 1979 disaster at Three Mile Island. The ratings go to seven, and any number above 5 means that the impact has grown to well beyond “local.”

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Some of the World’s Top Nuclear Experts live on Rock The Capital to Answer your Questions

By at March 17, 2011 | 9:23 am | 134 Comments

Some of the World’s Top Nuclear Experts live on Rock The Capital to Answer your Questions

You have questions and Rock The Capital has the answers to everything nuclear. Join us on Rock The Capital at 5:00 Today (Eastern Time) to hear from some of the world’s leading authorities as well as to ask questions…this happens live at 5:00.

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Markey Queries NRC on Seismic Safety of Nuclear Reactors in Wake of Japan Earthquake

By at March 14, 2011 | 9:05 am | 0 Comment

Markey Queries NRC on Seismic Safety of Nuclear Reactors in Wake of Japan Earthquake

Congressman Markey wants to know what kind of impact the nuclear disaster in Japan will have on America’s nuclear industry. Markey penned a letter asking that the NRC not approve Westinghouse’s design for a new nuclear reactor.

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