News in Review Japan and the Nuclear Nightmare

News in Review Japan and the Nuclear Nightmare

In early March 2011, a massive earthquake rocked a large area of northern Japan. The quake was followed by a huge tsunami that killed thousands of people and badly damaged a nuclear power plant. In this News in Review story we’ll look at the quake aftermath and at the desperate attempts to prevent a nuclear catastrophe.

  • 2011
  • 00:15:30
  • 13-14
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April 2011
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, Japan, 2011 [LCSH] Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami, Japan, 2011 [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Environmental sciences [LCSH] Physics [LCSH] Earth sciences [LCSH]
Michael Serapio (Host), Chris Brown (Journalist), Ioanna Roumeliotis (Journalist), Kelly Crowe (Journalist)
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