Mutant Butterflies Found Near the Site of Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

  The Fukushima nuclear disaster may have had profound changes life around it, scientists say as they further investigate the mutant butterflies found near the site. Some of the butterflies had abnormalities in their legs, antennae, and abdomens, and dents in their eyes,¬†according to the study published in Scientific Reports, an online journal from the […]

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Japan Quake: Disaster Affects U.S. Car Sales, Factories

Correction Appended: Friday, March 18, 2011It may soon become much harder to get your hands on the wheel of a Prius. The earthquake and tsunami that have caused over 10,000 deaths, swept away whole towns and plunged Japan into a nuclear crisis will have an impact, albeit a much less dire one, on U.S.

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Quake strikes deep in the eastern waters of Indonesia

A major earthquake vibrated deep in Indonesia’s Banda Sea on Saturday night, but the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center predicted the quake would not be destructive. The officials didn’t want their names used because they were not authorized to speak on the record

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