Fukushima Reactors Under Control?

By Mike Mulvihill   Where has all the media coverage of the catastrophic meltdown of Japan’s runaway nuclear reactors gone? Well, we started started a “new” news cycle with the bombing of Libya, and the situation in Japan has improved. All the trappings for a story to fade into the sunset. The Daily Beast ran [...]

Fukushima Is No Chernobyl

By Mike Mulvihill The massive earthquake and tsunami that have devastated Japan also rocked the nuclear power world. Powerful explosions at two of three nuclear reactors at Fukushima have generated much media coverage suggesting comparisons to Three Mile Island and Chernobyl (see photo), by far the world’s worst nuclear accident affecting a 30 km radius [...]