nuclear power

chernobyl

Could Another Chernobyl Happen Today? Absolutely

HBO's 'Chernobyl' is hellish. But with renewables still lagging far behind, nuclear power is our best hope for low-carbon energy in the near term.
Tom Seymour
6.4.19
tv

Craig Mazin's Years-Long Obsession with Making 'Chernobyl' Terrifyingly Accurate

"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."
Drew Schwartz
6.4.19
column

Nuclear Power, You're Our Only Hope

[Slowly backs out of the environmentalist room.]
James Wilt
5.2.17
Photo

The Forgotten Landscapes of Fukushima

Photographer Kaz Senju has been visiting the site of the infamous nuclear power plant disaster for years. This is what he's seen.
Kaz Senju
3.12.16
fish

What It’s Like to Fish in the Shadow of a Nuclear Power Station

The Thomas family has been fishing at the headland of Dungeness, a beach sandwiched between a nuclear power station and the vast expanse of the English Channel for generations.
Michael Segalov
9.26.15
Stuff

This Expert Claims the Japanese Government's Fukushima Clean Up Is Just "a Show"

We talked to nuclear industry engineer Arnie Gunderson about the latest on the clean up of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster of March 2011, in which three nuclear reactors melted down after the plant was hit by a tsunami.
Thomas Marsh
8.12.15
Travel

Chernobyl: A Vacation Hotspot Unlike Any Other

Tourists and urban explorers are going crazy over haunting tours of the radioactive site.
Ava Kofman
7.20.15
Art

Nuclear Waste Is Art in the Work of Taryn Simon

The artist unveils an artwork 1,000 years in the making at Garage Museum of Contemporary Art.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
6.9.15
Art

Fukushima Lingers On in New Art Exhibition

20 artists address the Fukushima disaster, radiation, and nuclear energy in 'The Radiants' at Bortolami Gallery in New York City.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.11.15
Greg Palast's Column

Blood for Uranium Is the Sequel to Blood for Oil

People are already dying over Niger's uranium mines.
Greg Palast
5.31.13
News

Unreal Talk - Let's Attack Iran!

It just makes so much sense.
Gavin Haynes
3.27.12