TITLE

Panic stations

AUTHOR(S)
Lynas, Mark
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
New Statesman;3/21/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5045, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the environmental impact of the 2011 Sendai earthquake in Japan and the subsequent tsunami and nuclear accident. A variety of topics are addressed including the numbers of dead in the earthquake, the damage done to several nuclear reactors in Japan and the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, and the author's contention that an environmental disaster would occur if the abandonment of nuclear energy came about.
ACCESSION #
59412036

 

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