17 Mar 2022

What we know about the earthquake off Japan’s Fukushima coast

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan’s Fukushima on Wednesday and injured dozens of people. The earthquake struck around 12:30a.m. local time north of the capital of Tokyo and off the coast of Fukushima. The quake was designated a 7.4 magnitude after initially being designated a 7.3.

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27 Jan 2022

Japanese youth sue over cancer diagnoses following Fukushima nuclear disaster

Six young Japanese individuals are suing the operator of the Fukushima nuclear plant after receiving cancer diagnoses in the years following the 2011 nuclear disaster. The individuals are suffering from thyroid cancer and were aged between six and sixteen at the time of the incident. The cancer was developed as

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13 Apr 2021

Japan to Release Low-Radiation Fukushima Water Into Ocean

On Tuesday, Japan stated that it plans to release water with low levels of radiation from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant into the sea. However, this plan has been met with extreme opposition from the local fishing industry and environmentalists, who are struggling to recover from the impact of the

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