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Fukushima Workers Have Embarked on a Huge Project Right Out of 'Game of Thrones'

This is a last-ditch effort to prevent radioactive water leakage from the plant's crippled nuclear reactor.

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U.S. Nuclear Reactors Are Safer Than You Think

According to a recent report, U.S. nuclear reactors are not well protected against a possible 9/11 scenario. However, the report seems to address rather speculative and improbable scenarios.
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India Nuclear Power: Kundankulam Plant Gets Green Light to Begin India's Energy Revolution

Kudankulam is a nuclear power plant constructed by the Russian company Rosatom in southern India. Its construction process has been challenged by civil unrest and ridiculous new laws.
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Iran Earthquake: Could We See a Bushehr Nuclear Plant Crisis?

An strong earthquake hit nearby an Iranian nuclear facility, but officials say the plant remains unharmed. Still, the event brings up memories of Fukushima.
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Fukushima Nuclear Disaster: VICE Documentary Takes an Inside Look Two Years Later

Two years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, the town of Tomioka is deserted. Except for one man, who keeps life going in an evacuated zone.
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5 Worst Man-Made Disasters in History

Earthquakes, tornadoes, typhoons, and other natural disasters are bad enough, but things get worse when human actions lead to additional, preventable problems.

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One Year After Japan Fukushima Disaster, America is Constructing New Nuclear Reactors

The nuclear meltdowns of the Fukushima power plant in Japan occurred exactly one year ago Sunday. Now, the U.S. is gearing up to build new nuclear reactors of its own.
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Phase Out Nuclear Power to Avoid Another Disaster

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has phased out Germany’s use of nuclear power by 2022, and President Obama should follow suit.
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In Defense of Nuclear Power

PolicyMic Pundit Gabriel Daly defends the use of nuclear power.
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Concerns Over Indian Nuclear Plant Blinded by Politics

The alarming safety and economic concerns for the world's soon-to-be largest nuclear power plant is being dangerously buried in a political free-for-all.
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The Nuclear Bargain: 25 Years After Chernobyl

On the anniversary of the nuclear disaster at Chernobyl, Contributing Writer Gabe Daly explores whether it is possible to go nuclear-free without increasing our reliance on fossil fuels.