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A nonpresent danger: Dispelling cellphone radiation myths

Apr 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM

With the rise of the digital age, the issue of cellphone radiation remains a hotly debated issue. Are all types of radiation dangerous, and how dangerous are they?

A nonpresent danger: Dispelling cellphone radiation myths

Radiation level in Fukushima plant at record high

Feb 03, 2017 - 4:12 PM

'We believe the captured images offer very useful information, but we still need to investigate given that it is very difficult to assume the actual condition inside,' says TEPCO spokesman Tatsuhiro Yamagishi

Radiation level in Fukushima plant at record high

Heart hazard for Apollo astronauts – study

Jul 28, 2016 - 11:59 PM

Of 7 Apollo astronauts to have died to date, 3 (43%) succumbed to cardiovascular disease

Heart hazard for Apollo astronauts – study

30 years on, Ukraine remembers Chernobyl catastrophe

Apr 26, 2016 - 8:05 PM

'There was crying and screaming,' says a resident, as she recalls the day the world's worst nuclear accident occurred

30 years on, Ukraine remembers Chernobyl catastrophe

Defying radiation, elderly residents cling on in Chernobyl

Apr 18, 2016 - 10:30 PM

158 people still live in the exclusion zone in Chernobyl, Ukraine – site of the world's worst nuclear accident

Defying radiation, elderly residents cling on in Chernobyl

Unexpected places where you can get UV damage

Feb 04, 2016 - 9:57 PM

You’re not 100% protected from UV radiation even if you stay indoors

Unexpected places where you can get UV damage

Japan turns on third nuclear reactor since post-Fukushima ban

Jan 29, 2016 - 6:30 PM

The government and utility firms have been pushing to get reactors back in operation nearly 5 years after the disastrous meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear power plant

Japan turns on third nuclear reactor since post-Fukushima ban

First Fukushima worker diagnosed with radiation-linked cancer – Japan official

Oct 20, 2015 - 3:10 PM

(2nd UPDATE) An official with the health ministry says the ex-employee, who is in his thirties, developed leukemia after working at the plant following the 2011 crisis

First Fukushima worker diagnosed with radiation-linked cancer – Japan official

Japan lifts evacuation order for radiation-hit Fukushima town

Sep 05, 2015 - 8:00 PM

It seen as a pilot case for nearby areas, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government aiming to lift a raft of evacuation orders by March 2017

Japan lifts evacuation order for radiation-hit Fukushima town

Radiation from Fukushima detected off Canada west coast

Apr 08, 2015 - 10:39 AM

It is the first time traces of Cesium 134 had been detected off North American coasts, the isotope characteristic of the 2011 Fukushima disaster

Radiation from Fukushima detected off Canada west coast

Autopsy on Russian ex-spy 'one of most dangerous ever'

Jan 29, 2015 - 8:08 AM

Presence of polonium-210 made the autopsy on the body of poisoned former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko one of the most dangerous ever, a public inquiry hears

Autopsy on Russian ex-spy 'one of most dangerous ever'

Russian experts rule out radiation poisoning in Arafat death

Dec 26, 2013 - 8:26 PM

A Palestinian envoy, however, says the Palestinian authorities will press on with a probe into the 2004 death of Arafat

Russian experts rule out radiation poisoning in Arafat death

Palestinians say Israel 'only suspect' in Arafat death

Nov 08, 2013 - 10:04 PM

'France knows the whole truth and details of the martyrdom of Yasser Arafat'

Palestinians say Israel 'only suspect' in Arafat death

Tests point to polonium poisoning in Arafat death – Al Jazeera

Nov 07, 2013 - 8:45 AM

Israel's foreign ministry on Wednesday scoffed at the notion that Arafat had been poisoned

Tests point to polonium poisoning in Arafat death – Al Jazeera

Radiation experts confirm polonium on Arafat clothing

Oct 14, 2013 - 7:58 PM

In a report, a team of scientists provide scientific details to media statements made in 2012 that they had found polonium on Arafat's belongings

Radiation experts confirm polonium on Arafat clothing

New leak at crippled Fukushima nuclear plant – TEPCO

Oct 03, 2013 - 7:20 AM

(UPDATED) TEPCO says the highly radioactive water had leaked at the Fukushima No. 1 plant from a different storage tank

New leak at crippled Fukushima nuclear plant – TEPCO

Anti-radiation fence at Fukushima has hole – TEPCO

Sep 26, 2013 - 6:20 PM

Workers at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant spot a hole in one of the barriers intended to keep radioactive particles contained in the harbor

Anti-radiation fence at Fukushima has hole – TEPCO

Over 1,000 tons of Fukushima water dumped after typhoon

Sep 17, 2013 - 3:48 PM

The utility said about 1,130 tons of water with low levels of radiation were released into the ground

Over 1,000 tons of Fukushima water dumped after typhoon

TEPCO finds high radiation in Fukushima groundwater

Sep 10, 2013 - 3:51 PM

Late on Monday plant operator TEPCO announced samples taken from a well at the site showed the presence of radioactive substances, including strontium

TEPCO finds high radiation in Fukushima groundwater

Japan unveils $470-M plan for Fukushima water leaks

Sep 03, 2013 - 2:53 PM

(UPDATED) Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his administration will spend public money to get the job done

Japan unveils $470-M plan for Fukushima water leaks

Fukushima operator discovers pipe leaking radioactive water

Sep 01, 2013 - 3:06 PM

The discovery of the pipe came a day after Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) said it found new radiation hotspots at four sites around coolant tanks

Fukushima operator discovers pipe leaking radioactive water

High radiation readings found at Fukushima tanks

Sep 01, 2013 - 9:08 AM

TEPCO detected high radiation readings at 4 sites around the tanks although none of the containers showed any visible fall in their water levels

High radiation readings found at Fukushima tanks

Japan should stop 'confusing messages' on Fukushima - IAEA

Aug 28, 2013 - 7:26 PM

IAEA to Japan: Explain more clearly what is happening at Fukushima and avoid sending "confusing messages" about the disaster

Japan should stop 'confusing messages' on Fukushima - IAEA

TEPCO to drain two more tanks at Fukushima nuclear plant

Aug 24, 2013 - 9:50 PM

TEPCO has not yet pinpointed the source of the leak in the first of three tanks relocated from their original zone

TEPCO to drain two more tanks at Fukushima nuclear plant

Fukushima workers checking 300 tanks for more leaks

Aug 22, 2013 - 10:08 AM

(UPDATED) Some 300 tons of radioactive water was believed to have seeped from one of the tanks that hold water used to cool the broken reactors

Fukushima workers checking 300 tanks for more leaks

Japan says Fukushima leak worst since tsunami

Aug 21, 2013 - 6:41 PM

(UPDATED) The assessment comes after TEPCO said some 300 tons of radioactive water is believed to have leaked

Japan says Fukushima leak worst since tsunami

TEPCO: Worst radioactive leak from tank at Fukushima

Aug 20, 2013 - 7:03 PM

(UPDATE) Tokyo Electric Power Company says the leak is believed to be continuing Tuesday at Fukushima and it has not yet pinpointed the source of it

TEPCO: Worst radioactive leak from tank at Fukushima

Fukushima operator pumps out toxic groundwater

Aug 10, 2013 - 4:24 PM

Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) began the work after it admitted last month that radioactive groundwater had been seeping out of the plant

Fukushima operator pumps out toxic groundwater

Japan: battle to stop Fukushima nuclear leaks 'urgent'

Aug 07, 2013 - 9:17 PM

Tokyo's more prominent role comes as critics slam plant operator Tokyo Electric Power and its handling of the more than 2-year-old atomic crisis

Japan: battle to stop Fukushima nuclear leaks 'urgent'

Sea contamination 'suspected' off Fukushima

Jul 11, 2013 - 4:55 PM

The Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) said it is 'highly suspected' that radioactive water at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station had seeped into the ground and contaminated the sea

Sea contamination 'suspected' off Fukushima

No health risk from Fukushima radiation - UN

May 31, 2013 - 10:42 PM

UN scientific committee says radiation leak from Fukushima nuclear power plant is unlikely to cause health problems

No health risk from Fukushima radiation - UN

Most detailed 'blueprint' of ancient Universe released

Mar 21, 2013 - 8:50 PM

The most detailed map of "fossil" radiation from the Big Bang has been released, shedding new light to our understanding of the origins of the Universe

Most detailed 'blueprint' of ancient Universe released

Lack of data shrouds North Korea nuke test

Feb 14, 2013 - 4:03 PM

The North's test on Tuesday triggered an immediate scramble to collect and analyze any fallout data that might provide crucial clues about the nature of the test and the progress Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program has made

Lack of data shrouds North Korea nuke test

Gamma-ray burst blasted Earth in 8th century: study

Jan 21, 2013 - 2:17 PM

A mystery wave of cosmic radiation that smashed into Earth in the eighth century may have come from two black holes that collided, a study published on Monday

Fukushima kids fatter as radiation fears cut exercise

Dec 25, 2012 - 9:54 PM

Children in Fukushima are getting fatter as outdoor activities have been cut in the area due to radiation fears after last year's nuclear disaster

Fukushima kids fatter as radiation fears cut exercise

Warren Buffett cancer treatment over

Sep 17, 2012 - 7:01 AM

Billionaire investor Warren Buffet has completed radiation treatment for prostate cancer