Monday, April 19, 2021

Category: Science

News, Science
Japan to Start Releasing Radioactive Water From Fukushima in 2 Years

Asia Pacific|Fukushima Wastewater Will Be Released Into the Ocean, Japan Sayshttps://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/13/world/asia/japan-fukushima-wastewater-ocean.htmlThe government says the plan is the best way to dispose of water used to prevent the ruined nuclear plant’s damaged reactor cores from melting.The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Japan. The government has decided to release radioactive water from the plant into…

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Sweeping Whale Streaming Series, Profile of CRISPR Discoverer and an Examination of Future Realities

Recommendations from the editors of Scientific AmericanHUMPBACK WHALES are known for their long, complex songs, which carry for miles underwater. The purpose of their music remains a mystery. Credit: Adam Geiger National Geographic Secrets of the Whales by Brian Skerry Streaming on Disney+, starting April 22 Despite being warm-blooded, air-breathing mammals descended from land animals, whales…