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A woman stands on debris in Natori, Miyagi prefecture on March 20, 2011. Workers were close to restoring power to a nuclear plant's overheating reactors as the toll of dead or missing from Japan's worst natural disaster in nearly a century passed 20,000. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

BU, Brown Students Head To Dartmouth Instead Of Japan

Some college students who had been packing their bags to study abroad in Japan are heading to New Hampshire instead.

03/25/2011

Dr. Stuart Harris (pictured above) described the devastation he saw while in Japan.

MGH Doctor: Parts Of Japan “Wiped Away” By Quake, Tsunami

Dr. Stuart Harris was in the northeastern part of Japan with two other doctors from Mass. General to join the relief efforts.

03/22/2011

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant

AG Coakley Raising Concerns About Mass. Nuclear Power Plants

Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is raising concerns about two nuclear power plants with designs for spent fuel rod storage that are similar to Japan’s designs.

03/21/2011

A woman stands on debris in Natori, Miyagi prefecture on March 20, 2011. Workers were close to restoring power to a nuclear plant's overheating reactors as the toll of dead or missing from Japan's worst natural disaster in nearly a century passed 20,000. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston To Host Vigil For Japan Victims

The Japan Society of Boston and the Old South Church in Boston have scheduled a vigil for the victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami.

03/20/2011

Shichigahama (credit: CNN)

Plymouth To Hold Telethon For Japanese Sister City

Plymouth’s sister city is Japan’s Shichigahama. The city is devastated and now its sister city here in Massachusetts is raising money to help it and the people who live there.

03/19/2011

iRobot (file image)

Mass. Company Sending Robots To Japan

The Bedford, Mass. company i-Robot is about to be on the frontlines of Japan’s nuclear crisis.

03/18/2011

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Curious Who Pays For American Evacuations

When the Federal Government has to evacuate Americans from areas of natural disasters like we are seeing in Japan, or earlier in Egypt, who pays the bill? – Lynne

WBZ-TV–03/18/2011

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

NightSide – Dan Rea Talks With Professor Gilbert Brown About Japan’s Nuclear Situation

NightSide’s Dan Rea talks with Professor Gilbert Brown from UMASS Lowell about Japan’s nuclear situation.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/17/2011

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

NightSide – Dan Rea Talks With Marc Goldsmith About The Power Plants In Japan

Dan Rea’s guest, Marc Goldsmith is a nuclear engineer answers Dan and caller questions.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/17/2011

(AP Graphic)

Curious About the Size of Japan

How large is Japan, say in relation to the United States? – Virginia, Brockton

WBZ-TV–03/17/2011

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