Chernobyl Disaster

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Name: Chernobyl Disaster
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 16 mins ago - 1 reports

Ma stands firm on calls to amend Referendum Act

Despite calls to amend the Referendum Act (公民投票法) to hold a vote on the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant, President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said the government could not change the plebiscite process because of one issue, adding that halting the construction of ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 14 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Firms deserve bumper Easter

And while it was great for the community to be able to get out and enjoy the sunshine, whether at an Easter event or simply at the beach or sitting in the garden, the weather brought with it even better news for our tourism businesses.Attractions across ... [Published North West Evening Mail - 13 hours ago]
Entities: Chernobyl Disaster
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

28 years older, but none the wiser

The consequences of the Chernobyl accident were catastrophic, also for Norway. In addition to doing irreversible damage to Norwegian flora and fauna, the Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority estimated in 2009 that the accident has cost Norway approximately ... [Published Barents Observer - 13 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Better living standards for Chernobyl-affected areas in Belarus

MINSK, 22 April (BelTA) – It is necessary to greatly improve living standards in Chernobyl-affected areas. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko made the relevant statement after his address to the nation and the parliament on 22 April, BelTA has le ... [Published Belta - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

A nuclear future

This week marks the 28th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. It remains the worst nuclear incident of all time and, for a lot of people, a powerful symbol of the dangers of nuclear power. Before Chernobyl, nuclear power had been seen as a low ... [Published Prince George Citizen - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Lukashenko submits amnesty bill to parliament

MINSK, 21 April (BelTA) – Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko submitted the amnesty bill timed to the 70th anniversary of Belarus’ liberation from the Nazi invaders to the Belarusian parliament on 21 April, BelTA learnt from the press service of ... [Published Belta - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Recognizing When Kids Benefit From Their Parents' Divorce - Dalton Conley

www.theatlantic.com: A growing body of literature now suggests that the earlier we turn back the clock in kids’ development, the more profound the impact of their environment. Early childhood is critical—race and class differences in achievement are pretty ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

If You’re a Nerd, This Is the Best Web Site on the Internet Right Now

"Congressional investigators seeking evidence of an improper relationship between Trask Industries and the Nixon White House are stymied when they discover that 18½ minutes of a meeting between Bolivar Trask and President Nixon have been completely erased." ... [Published Time - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 3 reports

Japan risks public outcry as it brings back nuclear power

Government plans to restart nation's 48 nuclear reactors, three years after the Fukushima disaster The Japanese government approved a new energy policy backing nuclear power on Friday despite widespread public wariness in the aftermath of the Fukushima ... [Published Telegraph - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

2014-04-02 - An international initiative studies radiation effects

With the help of EU funding, the Chernobyl Tissue Bank (CTB) is providing resources to fully research the health consequences of the 1986 Chernobyl accident.The explosion and fire in the graphite core of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant released some ... [Published Cordis - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Gerd Ludwig's long look at the Chernobyl disaster.

A German photojournalist recounts how he was given only a few seconds to shoot inside the Chernobyl reactor where an explosion caused a catastrophic nuclear meltdown. His shots were out of focus, so he begged his escort for more time. "He gave me a few ... [Published Environmental Health News - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

16,000 Chernobyl Veterans Awarded Increased Compensation

MOSCOW, April 1 (RIA Novosti) - Chernobyl nuclear disaster veterans in Moscow will receive additional compensation in April, and many more people will be designated as veterans following a decision by Russia's Constitutional Court.Over 16,000 people who ... [Published RIA Novosti - Apr 01 2014]

Quotes

Roche says: "Such uncertainty over where the money will come from to finish the task of completing the new sarcophagus and making the world a safer place is extremely worrying, coming as it does on the 28th anniversary of the Chernobyl explosion."
Suzan added: "Time spent in an uncontaminated environment gives the impaired immune systems a boost of up to two years."
Addressing the clergy, Alexander Lukashenko said: "You know that you have the government and the President who will always support you and will protect you if necessary.”"
"There are young people still suffering the consequences of that today."

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So, Mr. Putin, the bully, wants his empire back [Published Intermountain Jewish News - 1 hour ago]
After twenty-eight years, Chernobyl remains a ‘... [Published Galway Advertiser - 6 hours ago]
Hanford: State puts heat on feds over radioact... [Published seattlepi.com - 10 hours ago]
Chernobyl’s legacy 28 years on [Published Irish Times - 11 hours ago]
Firms deserve bumper Easter [Published North West Evening Mail - 13 hours ago]
Effects of siRNA on RET/PTC3 Junction Oncogene ... [Published PLoS medicine - 13 hours ago]
28 years older, but none the wiser [Published Barents Observer - 13 hours ago]
Ma stands firm on calls to amend Referendum Act [Published Taipei Times Online - 14 hours ago]
Ukraine, Russia Hostilities Endanger Chernobyl ... [Published FOXBusiness.com - 16 hours ago]
IAEA: Frequently Asked Chernobyl Questions [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 18 hours ago]
OPINION: Chernobyl Nuclear Plant Remains Extrem... [Published Russia Profile - 21 hours ago]
Cork charity voices fears over Chernobyl projec... [Published Irish Examiner - Apr 23 2014]
A nuclear future [Published Prince George Citizen - Apr 22 2014]
Uranium Energy Corp.: This Stock Is About To Go... [Published Seeking Alpha - Apr 22 2014]
Better living standards for Chernobyl-affected ... [Published Belta - Apr 22 2014]
Williamstown Literary Festival: A tale of two m... [Published Maribyrnong Weekly - Apr 22 2014]
Minsk city authorities sanction Chernobyl anniv... [Published Belsat - Apr 21 2014]
Annual Auction and Dinner Dance for the Endon a... [Published Leek News - Apr 21 2014]
Lukashenko submits amnesty bill to parliament [Published Belta - Apr 21 2014]
Ukraine fighting may affect Downham Market aid ... [Published Lynn News - Apr 21 2014]
Lukashenko urges to keep peace on Belarusian soil [Published Belta - Apr 21 2014]
Chernobyl Children's Project to hold Barlaston ... [Published The Sentinel - Apr 19 2014]
Unlike Chernobyl, Fukushima was never brought u... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 19 2014]
Belarus: Supporting Post-Chernobyl Recovery in ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 18 2014]
Free thoughts: Facing April with trepidation [Published Wicked Local Barnstable - Apr 17 2014]
Recognizing When Kids Benefit From Their Parent... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
Spotlight on Green News & Views: Keeping fossil... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 17 2014]
Recognizing When Kids Benefit From Their Parent... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 16 2014]
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If You’re a Nerd, This Is the Best Web Site on ... [Published Time - Apr 16 2014]
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IAEA: Frequently Asked Chernobyl Questions [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 18 hours ago]
Feature StoriesStory Resources Back to main story » The Human Consequences of the Chernobyl Accident: A Strategy for Recovery ,UN Report 2002. Chernobyl on the Web 15 Years After Chernobyl IAEA-Chernobyl Timeline Thyroid Cancer Effects in Children ...
Belarus: Supporting Post-Chernobyl Recovery in ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 18 2014]
Source: World BankCountry: Belarus More energy-efficient and reliable utility services for households, schools, and hospitals he Post-Chernobyl Recovery Project helped to improve the livelihoods of approximately 250,000 citizens in the three areas affected ...
If You’re a Nerd, This Is the Best Web Site on ... [Published TIME.com - Apr 16 2014]
The next installment in the X-Men franchise, Days of Future Past , is close at hand — and that means the hype machine is being kicked into eighth gear. Twentieth Century Fox’s latest gambit is 25Moments.com , a “fictional experience from the world ...
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Video Suggests a M... [Published Mashable! - Apr 11 2014]
First it was the bent bullet video , suggesting that Magneto may have been responsible for the assassination of JFK. If you thought that was as far as 20th Century Fox Films was going with its Forrest Gump-style historical tie-ins to X-Men: ...
Anti nuclear movement strategy circa April 1991 [Published Atomic Insights - Mar 31 2014]
A friend of mine is cleaning out his basement in preparation for a move. He’s been in the nuclear industry for many years and actively participated in some of the public battles that activists have initiated to slow or halt new development and seek closure ...
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Upcoming exhibition: Our Inner Nature [Published Marabouparken - Feb 17 2014]
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