September 17th, 2013, 8:51 am ET
18 comments - (Comments are closed)

Chairman of Tepco Panel: “Future surprises” are in store at Fukushima plant — Everyone should be prepared for that (VIDEO)

September 17th, 2013, 8:00 am ET
14 comments - (Comments are closed)

‘Emergency’ Measure: Over 1,000 tons of polluted water dumped on ground at Fukushima — “There’s a limit on how much water we can store” — Never tested cesium levels — Sandbags swept away by typhoon (PHOTO & VIDEO)

September 17th, 2013, 1:30 am ET
12 comments - (Comments are closed)

Colorado’s richest oil field buried in flood waters, 1,000s of wells and sites affected — Official: “Scale is unprecedented… We will have to deal with environmental contamination” — Chemist: “It’s new territory” — Scientist: “Major public health risks” from contaminated water, sediment (PHOTOS)

September 16th, 2013, 8:07 pm ET
46 comments - (Comments are closed)

Landslide at MOX-fueled Japan Nuclear Plant — AP: Emergency data transmission from Monju stops as typhoon hits — Kyodo: Can’t access site due to mudslides, reactor temperatures unknown

September 16th, 2013, 6:31 pm ET
33 comments - (Comments are closed)

Kyodo: Fearing Fukushima plant would flood, workers opened barriers — Amount of contamination released ‘unknown’ — TV: Japan media questioning if radioactivity levels were measured before pumping into ocean; Tepco now under investigation

September 16th, 2013, 4:43 pm ET
22 comments - (Comments are closed)

Japan Officials: Nuclear “event” at Fukushima from radioactive release into ocean? -AP

September 16th, 2013, 4:09 pm ET
32 comments - (Comments are closed)

“Emergency measure” underway at Fukushima plant after typhoon — Contaminated water being pumped into Pacific

September 16th, 2013, 2:20 am ET
28 comments - (Comments are closed)

NHK: Severe storm is heading to Fukushima plant — Workers now scrambling to protect facility — Worried over impact of strong winds — Warning for tornadoes, landslides, high waves (VIDEO)

September 16th, 2013, 12:25 am ET
42 comments - (Comments are closed)

Japan TV: Typhoon presents “significant likelihood of natural disaster of a magnitude observed only once every few decades” — Around 500,000 households get instructions to evacuate — Waves over 30 feet high likely for Pacific coast (VIDEO)

September 15th, 2013, 11:48 pm ET
9 comments - (Comments are closed)

AFP: Gov’t issues highest alert for “possibly unprecedented heavy rain”; Fears it will hit Fukushima nuclear plant, torrential downpours expected — Kyodo: Major typhoon prompts emergency warning of “unprecedented heavy rain”

September 15th, 2013, 8:55 pm ET
8 comments - (Comments are closed)

‘Typhoon Alert’ at Fukushima Plant: Concern winds could topple large cranes — Tepco trying to secure outdoor pipes and pumps that inject water into reactors buildings

September 15th, 2013, 8:11 pm ET
15 comments - (Comments are closed)

NHK: Trouble from heavy rain already at Fukushima — Fence over-topped at plant — Workers trying to keep highly contaminated water in reactor basements and tunnels from overflowing

September 15th, 2013, 6:00 pm ET
27 comments - (Comments are closed)

Analysis: Prepare for Fukushima’s economic consequences, worst may be yet to come — Pay close attention to latest scientific data from plant, it could become even more tragic — Examine impact on rest of world

September 15th, 2013, 5:13 pm ET
11 comments - (Comments are closed)

Reports: Fears for Fukushima plant as typhoon now only a few hours away — Officials warn of floods at site — Storm gusting over 150 km/hr — Workers frantically pumping up water — Torrential rain to force more contamination into groundwater (MAP)

September 15th, 2013, 2:18 pm ET
29 comments - (Comments are closed)

Japan Times: Fukushima may be inundated by typhoon on Monday — Center of storm forecast to pass over nuclear plant — Over 15 inches of rain predicted in region — Flood and mudslide warnings issued for Pacific coast (PHOTO)

September 15th, 2013, 12:34 pm ET
33 comments - (Comments are closed)

Report: Fukushima radioactive plume will continue to hit shores of U.S. and Canada for many decades — Impossible to remove molten cores for hundreds of years, if ever — Flow of contamination from plant will be virtually impossible to stop

September 15th, 2013, 11:03 am ET
24 comments - (Comments are closed)

Bloomberg TV: Second disaster to come at Fukushima nuclear plant? Is Japan prepared if leaks widen and radiation rises? (VIDEO)

September 15th, 2013, 9:56 am ET
40 comments - (Comments are closed)

Wall St. Journal: They appear to be losing the battle at festering Fukushima plant — Leaks sprouting above and below ground — Response is frantic, desperate, and dangerously haphazard

September 15th, 2013, 9:05 am ET
72 comments - (Comments are closed)

Fukushima reactor cores may have had “Melt Through to China Syndrome” and went into the earth itself — Includes over 1,500 pounds of plutonium

September 15th, 2013, 8:08 am ET
33 comments - (Comments are closed)

NYTimes: “Japan is clearly living in denial” says Fukushima investigation chairman — Plant recently took sharp turn for the worse — Nuclear experts doubt if melted fuel can be removed

September 14th, 2013, 5:57 pm ET
276 comments - (Comments are closed)

Tepco admits to reporting false radiation levels for nearly 2 years at Fukushima

September 14th, 2013, 5:20 pm ET
29 comments - (Comments are closed)

Law Professor: Damage from Fukushima radiation may be “much larger” than we expect