Fukushima Meltdown

Insights into the event:

Insight: Fukushima Danger

The Fukushima Daiichi Accident

Fukushima's uncertainty problem

Why Fukushima was preventable

Nuclear Power: their profits, our risks

Fukushima and the long reach of fear

Fukushima at increased earthquake risk

An early nuclear warning: was it for naught?

Viewing Fukushima in the cold light of Chernobyl

The dangers of uncontrolled global nuclear radiation

Fukushima disaster was preventable, new study finds

Japan's nuclear migraine: a never-ending disaster at Fukushima

Coordination under uncertain conditions: an analysis of the Fukushima catastrophe

Document shows TEPCO recognized risk of huge tsunami at Fukushima plant in 2008

After the event:


Fukushima's future

Fukushima nuclear crisis deepens

Fukushima's worst-case scenarios

Radiation so high, even robots not safe

Prootective Fukushima sea wall cracking

New information about worst-case scenarios

Japan to develop drones to monitor radiation

Understanding the radioactivity at Fukushima

Examining the fate of Fukushima contaminants 

Contaminated Fukushima soil stored in flood zones

TEPCO is risking the removal of Fukushima fuel rods

The century-long challenge to respond to Fukushima

Agricultural implications of the Fukushima nuclear accident

Nuclear fallout: the mental health consequences of radiation

After disaster, the deadliest part of Japan's nuclear clean-up

Mystery objects with high radiation found on Fukushima coast 

Fukushima decommisioning made 'significanr progress': IAEA

Conditions at Fukushima improve, but return home will take years 

Researchers document disaster recovery in and around Fukushima

Unsettling thermal portraits show Fukushima residents returning home

Radioactive boars in Fukushima thwart residents' plans to return home

The Fukushima cleanup wasted half a billion dollars on bad technology

Fukushima operator says 20 tons of rubble lifted from destroyed reactor

6 years after Fukushima, robots finally find reactor's melted uranium fuel

An assessment of the doses received by members of the public in Japan

Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant disaster - how many people were affected?

Radiation monitoring and dose estimation of the Fukushima nuclear accident

Dying robots and failing hope: Fukushima clean-up falters 6 years after tsunami

J-value assessment of relocation measures following Chernobyl and Fukushima

J-value assessment of remediation measures following Chernobyl and Fukushima 

8 years after Fukushima accident - community recovery & reconstruction - Kawauchi & Tomioka

Studies examine health consequences of meltdown, damage to Fukushima nuclear power plants in Japan

Long distance effect of the event:

New study maps spread of Fukushima fallout

Typhoons spread Fukushima fallout study warns

Marin officials eye Japanese nuclear plant plume 

Traces of Japan nuclear fallout in California rainwater

Scientists: test US West Coast for Fukushima radiation 

Fukushima fallout damaged the thyroids of California babies

British Columbia should keep an eye on the Fukushima disaster

1 million tons of Fukushima debris floating near US West Coast?

Tokyo soil samples would be considered nuclear waste in the US

Worldwide health effects of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident

Study finds only trace levels of radiation from Fukushima in albacore

It;s finally here in US West Coast: radioactive plume from Fukushima

Nuclear radiation found in British Columbia may pose health concerns

Traces of radioactive I(131) in rainwater and milk samples in Romania

Fukushima is here 'ALL bluefin tuna caught in California are radioacrtive'

Dartmouth scientists track radioactive Iodine from Japan's nuclear meltdown

Measurements of fission products from Fukushima Daiichi incident in San Francisco Bay Area

Impact on the ocean:

Fukushima's fish industry yet to recover

Sampling the Pacific for signs of Fukushima

Higher levels of Fukushima cesium detected offshore

Why Japan's radioactive water may finish up in the ocean

Fukushima should eye 'controlled discharges' in sea: IAEA

TEPCO to cement 73,000 sq.metres of seabed off Fukushima

New Fukushima radiation study will focus on US West Coast kelp forests

TEPCO may need to dump Fukushima waste water into the sea, UN says

Japan plans to release Fukushima water into the Pacific Ocean - is it dangerous?

The potential catastrophe of Reactor 2 at Fukushima Daiichi: what effect for the Pacific and US?

adiation doses & risk from the Fukushima nuclear to marine biota and human consumers of seafood

Model simulations on the long-term dispersal of 137Cs released into the Pacific Ocean off Fukushima

Researchers assess radioactivity released to the ocean from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power facility 

Leakage & storage of contaminated water:

Fukushima leaking radioactive water

TEPCO discloses extent of nuclear leak

Fukushima's water leak: what you should know  

Nuclear water: Fukushima stills faces contamination crisis

Radiation near Japanese plant's tanks suggests new leaks

Fukushima's radioactive water leak: what you should know

Fukushima leak is 'much worse than we were led to believe' 

Fukushima's other big problem: a million tons of radioactive water

Fukushima operator struggles to build ice wall to contain radioactive water

Radioactivity levels higher in water deeper underground at Fukushima plant

Doubts cast over TEPCO's plan to block radioactive water at Fukushima plant

TEPCO statement of 26.11.2014 regarding storage and treatment of accumulated water

Radioactive emissions:

Fukushima radiation levels '18 times higher' than thought 

Japan nuclear agency seeks Fukushima alert level upgrade

Fukushima released 'twice as much' radioactive material as first thought

Radiation soars 6,700 times legal limitas Fukushima disasters continue unabated

Reports of the event:

Report faults Fukushima response

Japan meltdown maybe worse than thought: report 

Fukushima in review: A complex disaster, a disasterous response

How deadly lessons from Fukushima changed Japan and the world 

IAEA delivers major report on Fukushima accident to member states

Final Report: Fukushima Global Communications Programme (UNU)  

Cost of the event:

Fukushima costs to double to nearly $180 billion

Assessing Fukushima damage without eyes on the inside

Fukushima nuclear clean-up costs rise as steam seen again

Lessons learned from the event:

Lessons from Fukushima

Five steps to prevent another Fukushima

Technological lessons from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi accident

Fukushima probe urges new disaster prevention steps, mindset

10 lessons from Fukushima - reducing risks and protecting communities from nuclear disasters 

Legal aspects:

TEPCO put under state control

Fukushima operator berated over leaks

Ex-bosses stand trial over 2011 Fukushima crisis

Three ex-TEPCO executives charged with negligence

Japan atomic regulators, TEPCO "unprepared": panel

Nuke experts blast Fukushima operator over toxic leaks

Fukushima operator paid way over odds on procurement

Hundreds protest dropped charges over Fukushima crisis

Fukushima nuclear disaster 3 years later: who is responsible? 

TEPCO asked to consider coming under temporary state control 

3 former executives to be prosecuted in in Fukushima nuclear disaster    

Tokyo court orders Tepco to pay US$10 millionin damages over 2011 disaster 

What did they know and when? Fukushima Daiichi before and after the meltdowns

Japan's nuclear restart:

After Fukushima, utilities prepare for worst

Japanese majority favor zero nuclear power 

Japan restarts first nuclear plant since disaster 

Japan to keep using nuclear in new energy plan

Total safety an illusion for Japan's nuclear restart

What is the importance of nuclear power in Japan?

Japan eyes clean energy revolution after Fukushima

Firms eye power generation in post-Fukushima Japan

Japan restarts nuclear reactor program for first time since Fukushima disaster

Impact of Fukushima on global nucear energy industry:

Swiss move to end nuclear era

Reassessing US preparedness after Japan

Germany's rushed farewell to nuclear power 

The tragedy of Germany's energy experiment

Today's plants far safer than Fukushima: U.S. expert 

Dramatic fall in new nuclear stations after Fukushima 

Switzerland swtches off nuclear plant as it begins exit from atomic power  

Japanese earthquake and tsunami: Implications for the UK nuclear industry

US nuclear agency hid concerns, hailed safety record as Fukushima melted

New regulations coming in for nuclear plants 8 year after Fukushima disaster