Powerful Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes JapanA powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck the Pacific coast of Japan on Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
New, Haunting Video Inside Ground Zero Of Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown Shows Colossal RadiationThe first video and photos taken inside ground zero of the Fukushima nuclear powerplant that melted down in the 2011 magnitude 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami show a devastating radioactive mess.
U.S. Navy Sailors Sue Japan Power Co. For Radiation Exposure During 2011 Quake, Tsunami RescueHundreds of U.S. sailors who took part in rescue efforts following Japan's earthquake and tsunami say they were exposed to dangerous levels of radiation and are bringing a class-action lawsuit against Tokyo Electric Power Company.
San Francisco Fukushima Protest Marks Japan Earthquake AnniversaryBay Area residents were marking the third anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear accident Tuesday with events including a protest outside the Japanese consulate in San Francisco - one of many planned at consulates across the United States.
UC Berkeley Researchers Study Kelp For Possible Radiation From Japan Fukushima PlantThe project "Kelp Watch 2014" hopes to determine the extent of radioactive contamination of the state's kelp forest from the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster in 2011.
Internet Postings Stoke Bay Area Fears Of Nuclear Radiation Fallout From Japan Fukushima DisasterThe fears of fallout from the Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plan disaster are spiraling on the Internet and in the Bay Area.
Video Sparks Japan Radiation Fears At Bay Area BeachHealth officials are investigating radiation levels along the San Mateo County coast after a video surfaced online showing Geiger counter readings five times higher than normal at a Pacifica Beach.
Santa Cruz Harbor Still Rebuilding One Year After TsunamiThe tranquility of Santa Cruz Harbor on Friday hides damage the harbor sustained from a tsunami triggered by last year’s massive earthquake off the coast of Japan.
From Tokyo To Calif., Radiation Tracking Gets CrowdsourcedThe intensifying nuclear crisis in Japan is raising anxieties on both sides of the Pacific over the potential impacts of radiation exposure.