The demise and rebirth of the ethical engineer

Whatever happened to the ethics of engineering? We’ve seen just one disastrous news story after another these past few years, almost all knowable and preventable. Planes falling out of the sky. Nucl

Japanese authorities decry ongoing robot failures at Fukushima

Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the country’s devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean

Japan Sends Team Of 23 Rescue Robots That Withstand Radiation To Fukushima [Update: Videos]

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/robot_radiation.jpg" /> Japan's <a href="http://www.rescuesystem.org/IRSweb/en/home.html">International Rescue System Institute</a> (IRS

Nuclear WatchDawg App Reveals Nuclear Plants, Safety Issues Within Fifty Mile Radius

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/picture-47.png" class="shot2"></img> A newly released Android app, <a href="https://market.android.com/search?q=nuclearwatchdawg&c=apps">N

How The Mainstream Media Is Failing Us With Its Nuclear Hysteria

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/atomic.jpg" /></a>The news from Japan is both awful and appalling. Awful: <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_an