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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 21, 2011 | 9:51 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute, BP on the one year anniversary of the spill in the Gulf of Mexico – BP is suing Transocean for $40 billion, In Pennsylvania, a heartfelt plea from one of the state’s leading authorities on sprinklers and home fires, and homeowners in Japan are trying to beat the clock.

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Japan’s Soft Enforcement of its Evacuation Zone

By at April 20, 2011 | 1:37 pm | 34 Comments

Japan’s Soft Enforcement of its Evacuation Zone

Homeowners in Japan are not heading the health risks of excessive radiation, they are frequently observed crossing an evacuation zone around the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear facility, to check on their property and retrieve belongings.

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Nerves Frayed by Aftershock

By at April 11, 2011 | 1:24 pm | 4 Comments

Nerves Frayed by Aftershock

A new normal is no longer normal in Japan. How can it be, with a 7.0 earthquake rattling through the country one month to the day a 9.0 earthquake and tsunami destroyed towns and villages, left as many as 25,000 dead, and created a nuclear nightmare.

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The World’s Top Scientists are Sorting out Japan’s Complex Nuclear Nightmare

By at March 31, 2011 | 12:02 pm | 1 Comments

The World’s Top Scientists are Sorting out Japan’s Complex Nuclear Nightmare

Excessive levels of radiation have been found in a village nearly 25 miles away from the chaos that is the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 17, 2011 | 11:59 am | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; the nuclear crisis in Japan is teetering as military helicopters race to throw enough seawater on a damaged reactor, in a final push to cool it down. Some Americans are being evacuated and the U.S. government is now urging all Americans to leave Japan. In Pennsylvania, Governor Corbett’s proposed billion dollar plus cuts to education were hashed out during an appropriations meeting on Wednesday. And, starting at 5:00 (est) plan to spend time with some of the world’s leading experts on the nuclear industry; they will gladly take your questions live.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 16, 2011 | 10:43 am | 1,102 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; the nuclear crisis in Japan is deepening. A fire and rising levels of radiation, at one point forced what workers remained at the Fukushima nuclear plant to evacuate. Business as usual in Harrisburg as Governor Corbett appoints friend and associated Roger Nutt to Chairman of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. Nutt is father to Corbett’s campaign manager. And RTC’s Eric Epstein and Democracy Rising’s Tim Potts testify before a constitutional subcommittee.

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