Japan

(Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

NightSide – Dan Rea Hosts A Debate About Nuclear Power With John Rosenthal And Marc Goldsmith

Dan Rea hosts a debate about nuclear power with John Rosenthal and Marc Goldsmith.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/08/2011

Seismic Events

Weston Expert: Japan Aftershocks May Last For Months

People in Japan were rattled Thursday by the biggest aftershock since the earthquake. Local researchers said these aftershocks can last for months.

04/07/2011

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant

Governor: Study Japan Before Relicensing Pilgrim Nuclear Plant

Gov. Deval Patrick and top legislative leaders have sent a letter to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission urging the agency to hold off on Pilgrim’s relicensing request until more is learned from the Japan disaster.

04/06/2011

Explosion at Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture, northern Japan, Monday, March 14, 2011. (AP Photo/NTV/NNN Japan)

Traces Of Radioiodine Turn Up In Local Air Sample

The Department of Public Health announced on Friday that it detected low levels of radioiodine in an air sample in Massachusetts.

04/01/2011

(AP Photo)

Officials: Test Show No Radiation In State’s Drinking Supply

Health officials in Massachusetts are reporting that no radiation has been discovered in a dozen reservoirs, ponds and rivers that serve as sources of drinking water across the state.

03/31/2011

Corter Leather's Japan Bracelet (credit: corterleather.com)

Brighton Man Making, Selling Bracelets For Japan Relief

It’s a tedious and time consuming process. But 24-year-old Eric Heins spends hours and hours everyday making handmade little leather bracelets.

03/29/2011

Corter Leather's Japan Bracelet (credit: corterleather.com)

Brighton Bracelet Maker Raises Thousands For Japan

Eric Heins is working overtime in his Brighton apartment to fill all the orders he’s getting for his bracelets that he’s making and selling to raise funds for Japan.

03/29/2011

(AP file photo)

Radiation Shows Up In Mass. Rainwater

Massachusetts is continuing to keep a close eye on trace amounts of radiation that is showing up in local rainwater.

03/28/2011

(Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

Officials: Low Levels Of Radiation From Japan Found In Mass. Rainwater Sample

Low concentrations of radioiodine likely associated with the nuclear power plant issues in Japan were found in a sample of precipitation, state health officials announced on Sunday.

03/27/2011

Alia Greenbaum is a teacher from Wayland who is stuck in Japan. (credit: Stephen Greenbaum)

Wayland Native Safe In Japan

Wayland native Alia Greenbaum, who was teaching near Sendai, Japan, when the earthquake hit on March 11, is now safe.

03/25/2011

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