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A Grave and Serious Sized Discovery at Fukushima

By at March 25, 2011 | 12:02 pm | 5 Comments

A Grave and Serious Sized Discovery at Fukushima

Japan’s Prime Minister Naoto Kan, put the most troubling new development at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant this way, “very grave and serious.”

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Investigation: Revelations about Three Mile Island raise doubts over nuclear plant safety

By at March 15, 2011 | 5:03 pm | 9 Comments

Investigation: Revelations about Three Mile Island raise doubts over nuclear plant safety

What happened at TMI is a whole lot worse than has ever been reported, says one person who truly was in the inside during the chaos and subsequent accident at Three Mile Island in 1979.

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Fracking with a shot of Uranium

By at October 25, 2010 | 4:27 pm | 2 Comments

Researchers at the University of Buffalo have given Pennsylvanian’s yet another reason to pause over drilling for natural gas in The Marcellus play. Shale traps metals – most notably, uranium at higher levels than usually found naturally.  That comes as no surprise to geologists and the energy industry. But, Tracy Bank, an assistant professor of […]

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