/ Nov 21, 2017

Russia confirms 'extremely high' radioactive pollution readings near nuke disaster site, after European reports

Russia's meteorological service confirmed on Monday "extremely high" concentrations of the radioactive isotope ruthenium-106 in parts of the country in late September, following European reports about the contamination this month. "Probes of radioactive aerosols from monitoring stations Argayash and Novogorny were found to contain radioisotope ...

Drone to measure radiation in tainted Fukushima No. 1 buildings

Sep 9, 2017

Drone to measure radiation in tainted Fukushima No. 1 buildings

Tokyo Electric plans to measure radiation in heavily contaminated buildings at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant as it prepares to decommission its damaged reactors, officials at the utility said. The data from the drone is expected to help Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. ...