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The latest disaster in Indonesia shows the need for the global system put in place in the wake of 2004’s devastating waves.


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Every one of the world’s recorded earthquakes over the last 15 years turned into one terrifying animation.

BRIDGWATER, ENGLAND - MARCH 10:  A masked protester stands in front of flags at the gates to the Hinkley Point nuclear power station to mark the first anniversary of the Fukushima disaster in Japan on March 10, 2012 near Bridgwater, England. Protestors planned to blockade the site at Hinkley,  which is located on the Bristol Channel and has been earmarked for a potential new nuclear power station, for 24 hours starting today. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Fukushima’s Dangerous Aftershocks

Japan is spooling up its nuclear reactors and piling up reprocessed fuel. And the tremors of these policy choices can be felt all the way in Iran.


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