Study on Fukushima Nuclear Accident, Lessons Learned and Improving Safety – Meeting Feb. 7


The National Academy of Sciences committee carrying out a study of the lessons learned from the Fukushima nuclear accident in order to improve the safety and security of U.S. nuclear plants will hold an information-gathering meeting on Feb. 7 in Washington, D.C.  The event will be video webcast live at    


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The event will take place Thursday, Feb. 7, from 9:45 a.m. to noon in Room 100 of the National Academies' Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Washington, D.C.  Reporters who wish to attend should register in advance by contacting the Office of News and Public Information; tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail