Tag Archives: Fukushima

Cold Shutdown Achieved at Fukushima Power Plant

It took 131 days to stabilize the Fukushima #1 (Daiichi) power plant, and after setting the goal in April to achieve cold shutdown by the end of this year, TEPCO finally announced that they had succeeded. This means that the water … Continue reading

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Fukushima Well on It’s Way to “Cold Shutdown”

Good news out of Fukushima… a cold shutdown may be possible by the end of the year! But there are still many questions to be answered, like how damaged the nuclear reactors at the Fukushima #1 power plant are. Continue reading

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Skeptikai Notices (Aug9) – Video games, news, hacking, Japan, science

Video game technology advances robotics, hackers try to escape incarceration, researchers actually create sperm in a laboratory. Continue reading

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Skeptikai Notices (July25) – Japan, psychology, news

The situation at Fukushima is getting better, Google doesn’t ruin our memory, and North Korea still sucks. Continue reading

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