ICTMN Staff
12/8/14
Citing numerous violations of state hazardous waste permits, the New Mexico Environment Department has levied $54 million in fines against Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Wa...
Alex Jacobs
10/1/14
The cause of the radiation leak at Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in Carlsbad, New Mexico, is still unresolved, but we know that it started with Los Alamos National Laboratorie...
Tanya H. Lee
3/7/14
Nearly 70 years have elapsed since the first atomic bomb was dropped—not the ones visited upon Nagasaki and Hiroshima, but the test bombs that were inflicted on unsuspecting New Me...
Tanya H. Lee
3/5/14
Much has been made of the dropping of the first atomic bomb on two now-infamous cities, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and the health-nightmare aftermath...
Martha Troian
12/12/13
A controversial proposal to bury nuclear waste a half mile from Lake Huron’s shoreline in Ontario is proceeding over indigenous objections in a plan that has repercussions on both ...
ICTMN Staff
10/29/13
The earthquake off northeastern Japan late last week made for an eerie reminder that the crisis in the prefecture of Fukushima, particularly its power plant of the same name, is fa...
ICTMN Staff
9/5/12
A “temporary” dump of nuclear waste on power plant lands adjoining the Prairie Island Indian Community’s lands has outstayed its welcome, and tribal leaders are blanching at news t...
ICTMN Staff
8/14/12
Before (above) and after the Fukushima nuclear-plant meltdown: Japan's pale grass blue butterflies appear to be mutating...
ICTMN Staff
3/27/12
An internal examination of the Fukushima Daiichi No. 2 Reactor has found that it has "fatally high" levels of radiation, according to a report by the Associated Press ...
ICTMN Staff
2/24/12
A study of fish and plankton collected from the Pacific Ocean near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant finds higher levels of radioactive material in the organisms, but not h...

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