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Fukushima’s Exclusion Zone Is Being Overtaken By Wild Animals

Fukushima’s Exclusion Zone Is Being Overtaken By Wild Animals

The success of wildlife in the Chernobyl exclusion zone has been well documented, most recently in the Netflix series Our Planet. New research shows that wildlife are experiencing a similar flourishing in the Fukushima exclusion zone in Japan. No matter how much humans screw up the planet, nature seems to…

Japan To Reinvent Fukushima As A Renewable Energy Hub

Japan To Reinvent Fukushima As A Renewable Energy Hub

Plans have been announced to convert abandoned areas in Fukushima to a renewable energy hub, a scheme that will involve the construction of new solar plants, wind farms, and a power transmission grid that will feed Tokyo with electricity.

Remote-Controlled Probe Picks Up Radioactive Debris At Fukushima For The First Time

Tepco, the state-owned operator of the badly damaged Fukushima nuclear plant, has conducted an important test in which a remote-controlled probe managed to grasp several small grains of radioactive debris, AFP reports. The successful operation marked an important achievement for the company as it prepares for a cleanup operation that…