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Personal reflections: are we really safer one year after Fukushima?
8:30 -As I leave my peacefully sleeping family, the quiet Sunday morning greets me with roads closed to cars for today’s triathlon. I create a sustainable transportation triathlon to today’s...
Mar 11th, 2012
Japan earthquake continues to shake up Vancouverites
After the Japan earthquake and tsunami, locals continue to feel the impact of the disaster in their lives.
Mar 7th, 2012
More radioactive water leaking from Fukushima Daiichi
Up to 45,000 liters of highly radioactive water leaked from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear station at the weekend and some of it might have reached the ocean, according to Tokyo Electric Power Co. (...
Dec 3rd, 2011
Thousands of cancers, or none? We may never know the fallout from the Fukushima nuclear disaster
Ordinary rates of cancer are so high that thousands of cases from Japanese disaster may fly under the radar.
Nov 20th, 2011
Inspectors check West Coast fish for radiation from Japanese nuclear meltdown
No problems expected, although radiation has been found in trace, acceptable amounts in past tests, experts say.
Aug 20th, 2011
Probe launched into high radiation levels at Ohio reactor
Workers exposed during shutdown for refuelling, officials say.
The Associated Press
Apr 26th, 2011
Is Canada prepared for a nuclear disaster?
Ottawa's invested too much and grown too close to act as an independent regulator, critics say.
Apr 18th, 2011
Japanese government not giving "straight story" on dumping radioactive water into ocean, physician says
“We’re not getting the straight story from the government,” Jeff Patterson, past president of Physicians for Social Responsibility, said about Japan's dumping of radioactive water from a quake-...
Apr 5th, 2011
Doctors express "deep concern" about Fukushima impacts on Canada
How do we know how much radiation is reaching Canada from Fukushima? Physicians for Global Survival asked, in a press release today. They added that physicians for Global Survival "would like...
Linda Solomon Wood
Apr 1st, 2011
Groups file Freedom of Information Act for data on Japanese radiation documents
Friends of the Earth (FOE), the Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS) and Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) – announced today that they have filed a Freedom of Information Act (...
Mar 25th, 2011