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Radioactive Limbo

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Science  09 Mar 2012:
Vol. 335, Issue 6073, pp. 1165
DOI: 10.1126/science.335.6073.1165

Summary

While the tsunami-ravaged Tohoku region plans its recovery (see main text), contaminated areas around the Fukushima Daiichi power plant are a no-man's land that may remain deserted for decades.