TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has insisted that seafood caught near the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is safe to eat. Scientists have voiced concerns, however, that radioactive isotopes could accumulate in fish and pose a danger to human health: here.
A 5.0 earthquake was registered on Japan’s east cost in a prefecture neighboring Fukushima. It comes as a top Japanese politician called for acknowledgement of the fact that some Fukushima evacuees would never be able to return to the area: here.
Elementary school in Japan using water bottles to shield students from radiation — Enformable Nuclear News: here.
Medical experts criticize UNSCEAR report for playing down consequences of Fukushima nuclear accident — World Network For Saving Children From Radiation: here.
Remove Tepco before removing fuel — Fairewinds Energy Education: here.
Record radioactivity level found at Fukushima plant well — Fukushima Update via The Asahi Shimbun: here.
The Fukushima crisis comes to the States — Esquire: here.
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