Japanese nuclear.

There's a debate in Japan about whether to re-open the ginormous nuclear plant the country idled after the 2011 Fukushima meltdown, according to this fantastic reporting from Shoko Oda at Bloomberg.

The crux in this quote: “Of course there are concerns about radiation from potential accidents... But there are real threats from climate change — from death by heatstroke and floods and wildfires."

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Cat Clifford

Senior Science and Economics Correspondent