88 Hours Meltdown

NHK's flagship current affairs documentary program features a series of specials commemorating the fifth anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear meltdown. 

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Fukushima's Nuclear Meltdown: What Really Happened

Through this documentary-drama, NHK WORLD-JAPAN continues its investigation of nuclear safety with an unprecedented account of the crisis inside Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex after a devastating earthquake and tsunami struck Japan on March 11, 2011. Radioactive material was transported over 200 km from the Fukushima reactor. How could this not be stopped? Utilizing AI analytics, this documentary investigates how workers of the power company TEPCO reacted to this event and what followed.

  • 2018-07-07T08:00:00-07:00
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Discovery of the Century - The Great Dinosaur of Japan

Japanese fossil hunters made a once-in-a-century discovery: a fossilized skeleton of an 8-meter long dinosaur. But how did it end up in Japan and why was it well preserved? We search for the answers.

  • 2018-07-14T08:00:00-07:00
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