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Rock The Capital Minute

By at May 13, 2011 | 10:11 am | 2 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; Osama Bin Laden used computer disks to avoid being detected. In Japan, a plan is almost in place to start compensating thousands of people forced to evacuate their homes because of the nuclear disaster, and an off the beaten path to protest Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett’s proposed massive cuts to education.

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Protecting Workers at a Dangerous Nuclear Complex

By at May 10, 2011 | 12:47 pm | 1 Comments

Protecting Workers at a Dangerous Nuclear Complex

Workers trying to restore cooling systems at the Fukushima Nuclear Plant are not making too much progress, not when working conditions mean literally taking their life into their hands every day.

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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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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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