What if Fukushima had Leaked Solar Panels?

January 17, 2014

What if all the resources now being used to combat the Fukushima power plant problems were instead being used to install solar panels? Find out how much good for the Earth could have been done with the money and man-power now being used for clean up. Source


What Happened; Japanese Reactors

November 4, 2013

This infographic shows how Japanese nuclear reactors. It also gives a detailed account of what went wrong with those reactors during the Japanese Earthquake in 2011.

The Fukushima Catastrophe by The Numbers

The Fukushima Catastrophe by The Numbers

March 9, 2013

The March 2011 nuclear disaster at Fukushima, Japan, has overtaken Chernobyl and 3 Mile Island in its severity, according to The Nuclear Policy Program. Spokesperson James Acton said, “Fukusihima is the most complicated and dramatic nuclear accident ever.” It topped the International Nuclear Events Scale, scoring a record-breaking “7? out of 7 for “serious accident.” […]


Radiation Levels and the Body

January 28, 2013

This infographic of radiation levels and their effects to the human body and has been updating his website. Thanks to Global Voices for first highlighting his work. This puts in perspective the dangerous exposure being experienced by the brave workers trying to cool down the Fukushima nuclear plant. Source

What happened at Fukushima?

What happened at Fukushima?

November 26, 2012

From the Boston Globe, here’s an infographic that illustrates what went wrong with the Fukushima Daiichi reactors after Japan was hit with an earthquake and tsunami in March. Source

What Is a Nuclear Meltdown?

What Is a Nuclear Meltdown?

November 18, 2012

Given the dramatic developments in Japan and its Fukushima nuclear power plant, this fantastic infographic over at Life’s Little Mysteries that explains the stages of a nuclear meltdown. Source

Where Is America

Where Is America’s Fukushima

October 14, 2012

Since the disaster at Fukushima, there’s been a lot of speculating about U.S. nuclear sites at risk for a major earthquake. Here, we take a look at which might fall victim to a tsunami scenario like Japan experienced. Source

Quake impact on Japanese NPPs

Quake impact on Japanese NPPs

September 23, 2012

Japanese nuclear facilities were damaged after a devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on March 11 Source