Fukushima nuclear disaster news update

This video says about itself:

Gone Fission: Fish caught near Fukushima may swim in food chain

25 dec 2013

Japan’s seafood industry says it’s blighted by contaminated catches – nearly three years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster polluted surrounding land and waterways. They can’t convince customers their fish is safe – even though the authorities insist they’re doing their level best to show they’ve got a grip on the problem.

Fish with very high levels of cesium found near FukushimaThe Asahi Shimbun: here.

Tepco withheld Fukushima radioactive water measurements for 6 months; Radiation levels near Fukushima plant boundary 8 times the government standard — The Asahi Shimbun: here.

A Japanese engineer who helped build reactor 4 at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant said such plants are inherently unstable, urging Taiwan to ditch atomic energy for renewable resources: here.

Defying Japan, rancher saves Fukushima’s radioactive cowsThe New York Times: here.

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14 thoughts on “Fukushima nuclear disaster news update

  1. This is serious. I have been expecting the spread of radiation since the disaster. Here in America, especially on the West coast will have to be very careful. Businesses will have to be honest and that might cost them money. The temptation to cover up or lie will be great. Hugs, Barbara


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