Videos,Chernobyl and Fukushima disasters: Radiating the People – Fukushima’s Cancer Legacy and Fukushima out of control January-2014

Worrying new claims say childhood cancer cluster has developed around Fukushima radiation zone The Journeyman Weekly: 5 stories every Monday showcasing the best investigative reports from around the world. For download’s and more information visit: http://www.journeyman.tv/?lid=66173&a… It’s what post-Fukushima Japan fears the most; cancer. Amid allegations of government secrecy, worrying new claims say a cancer…

Mother Jones com: 14 Haunting Portraits of Life After Nuclear Disaster

“Would You Stay” project shows the human spirit enduring near Chernobyl and Fukushima — By Michael Forster Rothbart ***** If you lived near Chernobyl or Fukushima, would you stay? On April 26, 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant changed history, sending radiation and political shockwaves across Europe. Radioactive fallout contaminated 56,700 square…

Video: Documentary covering Fukushima, Chernobyl, and alternative nuclear power generation including Thorium. BBC Horizon.

Documentary covering Fukushima, Chernobyl, and alternative nuclear power generation including Thorium. BBC Horizon. Broadcast 14 september 2011 Length 57 minutes 25 seconds Six months after the explosions at the Fukushima nuclear plant and the release of radiation there, Professor Jim Al-Khalili sets out to discover whether nuclear power is safe. He begins in Japan, where…

Japan: Indie Music Rocks the Nukes – Global Voices Text and Videos

This page is part of our special coverage Japan Earthquake 2011. With a spreading nuclear crisis and related issues such as radiation fears, new energy policies on the horizon and an uncertain future for the operating reactors, Japanese netizens have started a revival of music videos with a clear anti-nuclear message. Below is a ‘hit…

The Era of Nuclear Energy is Over – Dr.Heinrich Bonnenberg at Atlantic Community org

 Heinrich Bonnenberg: The energy industry and politicians valued profitability over safety. They built unsafe nuclear power plants with light water reactors based on a faulty design meant only for submarines. Due to the disaster in Fukushima, people have lost confidence in all nuclear energy technologies, including the safe very high-temperature reactor (HTR). Fukushima unyieldingly shows…

‘We Are Looting the Past and Future to Feed the Present’ – German climate scientist Hans Joachim Schellnhuber talks to SPIEGEL

By Katrin Elger and Christian Schwägerl   REUTERS A doctor screens a Japanese child from Fukushima prefecture for signs of radiation. Leading German climate scientist Hans Joachim Schellnhuber talks to SPIEGEL about the lessons of the Fukushima disaster, the future of nuclear energy in Germany and why our society needs to be transformed. “We consume…

USA: Nuclear Nightmare – by Ralph Nader at CommonDreams.org

The unfolding multiple nuclear reactor catastrophe in Japan is prompting overdue attention to the 104 nuclear plants in the United States—many of them aging, many of them near earthquake faults, some on the west coast exposed to potential tsunamis.   Nuclear power plants boil water to produce steam to turn turbines that generate electricity. Nuclear…

Complete information on World Nuclear Power Today

Source: World Nuclear Org ***** Nuclear generation began more than 50 years ago and now generates as much global electricity as was produced then by all sources. Some two-thirds of world population lives in nations where nuclear power plants are an integral part of electricity production and industrial infrastructures. Half the world’s people live in…

The Chernobyl disaster, April 26, 1986

Greenpeace channel: http://www.youtube.com/greenpeace “20 years ago: Chernobyl” is a fast moving short film – like a music video – about the Chernobyl disas… more about “Brilliant Greenpeace video on Chernobyl“, posted with vodpod ***** The nuclear reactor after the disaster. Reactor 4 (center). Turbine building (lower left). Reactor 3 (center right). Date 26 April 1986 (1986-04-26)…