National Oct 22, 2013

Radioactive cesium again detected off coast of Japan

Tokyo Electric Power Co. said Tuesday it has detected radioactive cesium about 1 km off the coast of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant for the second time since it started the survey in August. Cesium-137 was detected at a level of 1.6 becquerels ...

IAEA to vet Pacific radiation checks

National Oct 10, 2013

IAEA to vet Pacific radiation checks

Experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency will arrive in Japan in late November to undertake joint radiation monitoring of the sea around the Fukushima No. 1 plant, the Nuclear Regulation Authority said Thursday. The decision was conveyed during talks between the NRA's commissioners and ...