Topic: Fukushima Daiichi
Even as Japan has decided to forgo nuclear expansion following the Fukushima crisis, India's government is insisting it will proceed with the world's largest nuclear facility despite mounting public opposition.
05/11/2011 08:57 am
Photos of the Day Photos of the day 05/10
Some 20 miles northeast of Japan's devastated Fukushima nuclear power plant, the small village of Iitate was transformed from one of Fukushima prefecture's poorest to a quaint getaway in the mountains on the mend. Now, residents have been ordered to evacuate.
05/10/2011 12:51 pm
A Christian Science perspective: Prayer can support the efforts of engineers and others to find inspired answers.
05/10/2011 09:30 am
At Fukushima Daiichi in Japan, nuclear reactor Unit 1 is being prepared for 'cold shutdown,' which requires flooding the reactor's containment structure with cold water to stop steam production.
05/04/2011 05:53 pm
A decreased supply of coal, due to flooding, and an increased demand, from Japanese reconstruction, has caused prices to rise
05/03/2011 04:41 pm
Though Japan appears to be set on a short-term course that includes a significant role for nuclear power, the future is geared toward a revolution in renewables, say advocates.
05/03/2011 07:22 am
Our expression of mathematical comparisons is often illogical, the Monitor's language columnist points out, and it's not too hard to get it right.
05/02/2011 01:43 pm
Politicians, central planners, and householders should keep in mind: nothing stimulates the economy better than a bank robbery
04/29/2011 05:33 pm
Prime Minister Kan sent troops, helicopters, and planes to the northeast coast to recover bodies still missing from the Japan tsunami. Kan has come under attack for his handling of the disaster.
04/25/2011 10:30 am