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…

Read the story of the German village ‘Feldheim’ which become a mecca for town planners keen to develop their own green technologies by Tony Paterson at The Independent UK

  Feldheim: A hamlet swept by the winds of change  Does the German village hold the key to a nuclear-free future? Tony Paterson reports from a backwater at the heart of a global debate ***** VIEW GALLERY   “snip” Feldheim has become a mecca for European mayors and town planners keen to develop their own…

Germany Embarks on Historic Alternative Energy Push – Common Dreams org News

  Germany Embarks on Historic Alternative Energy Push As it phases out nuclear power in wake of public outcry, Germany to make largest investment since World War II ***** – Common Dreams staff Spurred by a public outcry following the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan, Germany’s Prime Minister, Angela Merkel, announced last year that Germany…

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…

German nuclear shutdown sets global example: Merkel – Expatica com News

Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany could serve as a global trailblazer with its decision Monday to phase out nuclear power by 2022 in favour of renewable energy sources. Merkel said the “fundamental” rethink of energy policy in the world’s number four economy, which was prompted by the disaster in March at Japan’s Fukushima plant, opened…

Nikolaus Schneider: “Nuclear Technology Is Not Human-Compatible” – EKD News

EKD Council chair’s sermon on the ZDF televised worship service in Hamburg Präses Nikolaus Schneider, the chair of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD), in his sermon today, Sunday, on the ZDF televised worship service from Christ Church in Hamburg-Eimsbüttel, referring to the earthquake and nuclear disaster in Japan, spoke about the…

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…