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German nuclear exit delivers economic and environmental benefits

Special Issue: The German nuclear exit From The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Following the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in 2011, the German government took the nation’s eight oldest reactors offline immediately and passed legislation that will … Continue reading

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Experts write on the risks of low-level radiation – A year after the Fukushima disaster

Special issue: Low-level radiation risks From Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  Each time a release of radioactivity occurs, questions arise and debates unfold on the health risks at low doses—and still, just over a year after the disaster at the … Continue reading

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Fukushima one year on: Poor planning hampered Fukushima response

Fukushima in review: A complex disaster, a disastrous response From Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  One year after an earthquake and tsunami hit Japan on March 11, 2011, an independent investigation panel has highlighted the country’s failures in disaster planning … Continue reading

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Fukushima in Focus: A collection of coverage

From Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists The Bulletin publishes a collection of analysis and opinion pieces from the world’s top experts; it aggregates these writings to create a valuable resource for readers.

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