Airi Ryu

Articles by Airi Ryu

10 March 2014
Asia

Onagawa: The Japanese nuclear power plant that didn’t melt down on 3/11

Airi RyuNajmedin Meshkati

The Onagawa Nuclear Power Station was closer to the epicenter of Japan’s massive earthquake than any other nuclear plant and faced higher tsunami waves, but it survived relatively unscathed. The reason: a different “safety culture.”