radioactivity

#Fukushima Teacher Pressured to Resign Over His Effort to Protect Children from “Invisible Snake” (Radiation) | EX-SKF

We humans are so susceptible to words. First read this headline (and the article, if you want). Sounds like a clear-cut case, doesn’t it? Teacher tries to warn his students about radiation risks. School authorities don’t like it because it…

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Nuke plant worker mum about own exposure to fallout | The Japan Times Online

The “faceless Fukushima 50”, they’ve been called. They’ve also been banned from talking to the media, although some are obviously defying the ban (or is this a deliberate leak?). I haven’t been keeping a beady eye on non-Japanese media reports…

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2011/03/31 13:00 – No Immediate Plan To Expand Evacuation Zone Despite IAEA Findings: Edano

(2011/3/31 11:36 is the time stamp for the (original?) Japanese article. Nikkei English articles do not have a time stamp.) TOKYO (Dow Jones)–Japan has no immediate plan to expand the evacuation zone around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant despite…

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原発建屋に布、汚染水回収にタンカー案 政府が検討  :日本経済新聞

Looks like they’re going to go with the tanker plan, according to Edano’s announcement today, March 30th, a.m.: 枝野幸男官房長官は30日午前の記者会見で、東京電力福島第1原子力発電所の事故で建屋が崩壊した1、3、4号機について布で覆って放射性物質の拡散を防ぐ案を検討していることを明らかにした。政府はタービン建屋や外の坑道にたまった放射性物質を大量に含む汚染水をタンカーで回収する案も検討している。 via 原発建屋に布、汚染水回収にタンカー案 政府が検討  :日本経済新聞. I recommend the following digital products: WP GDPR Fix, a WordPress plugin that quickly and easily helps you make…

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