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Robert Alvarez

One Canadian not leaving Japan despite radiation dangers

Despite the turmoil in Japan with the threat of nuclear fallout at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, one Canadian residing in Japan says he isn't ready to flee. "I’ve been keeping an eye on the...

Japan spent fuel rods pose danger worse than Chernobyl

If spent fuel rods catch fire at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant  “all bets are off,”  Robert Alvarez a US expert on nuclear disarmament and environmental and energy said yesterday...

Fukushima nuclear disaster: looking for objectivity

Discrepancies in news reporting about Fukushima Nuclear crisis prompted me to contact a physicist at Harvard who specializes in communicating with the public about nuclear plant incidents.

Fukushima Daiichi reactors contain radiation equal to "a thousand Hiroshima bombs"

Calling nuclear facilities “weapons of mass destruction that we build ourselves and are subject to acts of man or acts of nature that we cannot control," Physicians for Social Responsibility Board...