Six years after the Fukushima nuclear power plant triple meltdown left Japan with a $235 billion clean-up bill, President
Japan's Meteorological Agency issued a tsunami advisory.
Japan's new defence minister, Inada Tomomi, is a close ally of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Both Abe and Inada are members
These images say it all.
“I have been able to build relationships with the survivors, not just listen to their stories," says Ari Beser.
Chernobyl's 30th Anniversary (and Fukushima's 5th): A Tale of Preventable Nuclear Accidents and the Vital Role of Safety Culture
The world commemorates the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant catastrophic accident in Ukraine on April 26, 2016.
Five years after the earthquake and tsunami, Japan is still picking up the pieces.
On March 11, 2011, following a massive earthquake and a devastating tsunami, the cores of three of the reactors at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant melted down with horrific results. Radioactive cesium, with a half-life of 30 years, contaminated almost 12,000 square miles of the country.
In that spirit, the two governments and private sponsors have established a Tomodachi cultural exchange program. Americans