Anchor Marco Werman speaks with nuclear safety expert Charles Ferguson about the nuclear power emergency caused by today's earthquake in Japan. The quake knocked out the cooling and backup power systems at a nuclear plant about 150 miles north of Tokyo.
Two weeks after the quake and tsunami in Japan, the work of clearing debris and putting up pre-fabricated houses is gathering momentum. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Kathy Mueller of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
The disaster at Japan's Fukushima nuclear complex has led India to rethink its increasing reliance on nuclear power. New York Times correspondent Vikas Bajaj tells anchor Marco Werman the demands for power in India are huge and growing.
Lisa Mullins talks to Miho, a resident of Tokyo, about how she and her family have been coping in the aftermath of the earthqake and tsunami in Japan, and now with the warning about radiation detected in Tokyo's tap water.
Japanese authorities are battling to cool overheating nuclear reactors at a power station damaged in Friday's earthquake and tsunami. Anchor Marco Werman talks with The World's environment editor Peter Thomson.