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    Book Discussion on Fukushima

    Edwin Lyman talked about his book, Fukushima, in which he looks at what happened at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in March 2011 and the damage it caused around the world. In his…

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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission Recommendations

    Members of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) testified on the recommendations of their task force created after the 2011 Fukishima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident in…

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    After Words with Susan Stranahan

    Susan Stranahan talked about the book Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster, an account of the 2011 tsunami and resulting meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in…

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    Japan's 2011 Earthquake

    Scientific, business and government leaders examined the impact of the 2011 earthquake off the coast of Japan that triggered a series of events from tsunami to the meltdown of Fukushima…

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    Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Accident

    Participants spoke about lessons learned from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant accident in Japan. Critics of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) spoke directly to…

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    Nuclear Safety

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) members testified on the implementation of new safety changes put into place following the nuclear emergency at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi plant…

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    Lessons Learned from Fukushima

    The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) held an event on lessons learned from the nuclear radiation leaks at the Fukushima reactor in Japan.

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    Nuclear Power Safety and Security

    A special task force created to investigate the Japanese nuclear disaster presented its findings to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). It included recommendations for improving backup…

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    Backup Power Systems at Nuclear Plants

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) members spoke to reporters about the findings of their task force study of the Japan nuclear crisis following its March 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

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    U.S. Nuclear Power Safety

    Gregory Jaczko of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) talked about U.S. nuclear power safety. The NRC appointed a special task force to review nuclear safety in the wake of the…

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    Nuclear Power in the U.S. and Europe

    U.S. and European officials talked about the safety and future of nuclear energy following the Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan. Among the topics they addressed were Germany’s…

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    Review of Nuclear Regulatory Commission after Disasters in Japan

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) established a task force to review U.S. nuclear plant regulations in the wake of the Japanese Nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi…

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    Nuclear Energy Policy

    Participants spoke about the future of the nuclear power industry in the U.S., particularly in the wake of the accident caused by an earthquake and tsunami at the Fukushima plant in…

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    Lessons from Chernobyl Accident of 1986

    Ambassador Olexander Motsyk spoke about the economic effects the disaster on Ukraine. Following his remarks two panels of scientists and academics talked about the history of the…

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    Lessons from Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis

    Officials and others testified at a hearing on lessons that could be taken from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant crisis in Japan. They said the situation at Japan’s damaged…

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    Japanese Prime Minister Press Conference

    Prime Minister Kan spoke to reporters and answered questions about the on-going response and recovery efforts at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plants, rebuilding efforts following the…

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    Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis, Scientists Panel

    The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development held a hearing on lessons the U.S. can take from the nuclear plant crisis in Japan. 

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    Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis, Government Panel

    The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development held a hearing on lessons the U.S. can take from the nuclear plant crisis in Japan. Nuclear Regulatory Commission…

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    Japanese Nuclear Plant Crisis

    Government officials spoke at a Senate Energy and Natural Resources meeting on the reported spread of contaminated water to underground tunnels outside the reactors at Japan’s…

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    Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis and Chernobyl Anniversary

    Nuclear specialists talked about the impact of the nuclear plant crisis in Japan as a result of the country’s 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami. Alexey Yablokov, who studied…

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