Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 4:38 PM
Europe's energy chief raised the prospect of a nuclear-free future and said the 27-nation bloc is considering "stress testing" its nuclear power stations.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 4:09 PM
Regulators need to re-examine disaster planning, especially in reactors like the Vermont Yankee, which has the same design as the crippled Japanese plant.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 3:45 PM
Dose rates of up to 400 millisievert per hour have been reported at the Fukushima power plant, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 2:54 PM
Earthquake in Japan had global consequences, from rumblings in St. Louis to shortening the length of a day.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 2:42 PM
Iouli Andreev accused corporations and the UN International Atomic Energy Agency of ignoring lessons from the world's worst nuclear accident.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 1:58 PM
Video: Many attending Austin's SXSW festival use their tech savviness to help Japan.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 1:27 PM
If the Japanese government classifies the devastating earthquake as an 'exceptional' natural disaster, the plant won't be held responsible.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 12:52 PM
Nuclear power and safety experts said they were "very concerned" that ongoing activities at the plant would become more challenging for workers.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 12:32 PM
Japan faces an ongoing threat of nuclear meltdown after a massive earthquake induced a powerful tsunami. Meanwhile, entire towns have been swept away and thousands of people are dead or missing.
Tue, Mar 15 2011 at 11:58 AM
Foreigners are leaving Tokyo, or staying indoors, and supermarket shelves are emptying despite authorities saying there is no need to panic.