Three Mile Island
December 16, 2022 -
A radiation health expert who spoke out publicly about the coverup she witnessed while working inside Three Mile Island after the 1979 meltdown, Joy Thompson died last month in North Carolina. We remember her extraordinary courage and share the groundbreaking 2009 Facing South investigation she and her husband, Randall Thompson, informed.
March 28, 2019 -
In 2001, the U.S. nuclear industry began hyping plans for new commercial reactor construction, which had skidded to a halt after the 1979 Three Mile Island nuclear disaster. But utilities' ambitious and expensive plans have fallen apart, leaving ratepayers in some Southern states forking over millions of dollars for nothing.
August 24, 2011 -
The scare over the impact
March 28, 2011 -
Greenpeace is holding more than 160 candlelight vigils across the United States today to show support for the people of Japan as they continue to deal with the impacts of the March 11 earthquake, tsunami and still-unfolding crisis at the Fukushima nuclear plant.
January 27, 2010 -
The generator from the u
April 27, 2009 -
David Bear -- who monitored radiation at Three Mile Island following the 1979 meltdown and who went on to co-author a critique of the official account of the disaster that we reported on earlier this month in our special TMI investigation -- was interviewed last week by KGO-AM 810, San Francisco's largest news/talk radio stati
April 2, 2009 -
It was April Fool's Day, 1979 -- 30 years ago this week -- when Randall Thompson first set foot inside the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant near Middletown, Pa.