Category Archives: Radiation

Toxic water leaks from Fukushima Daiichi

Original story from IndiaTV October 7 2016 Highly radioactive water leaked from a storage tank of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant operators on Friday. The technicians at the accident-struck plant detected the leak on Wednesday, Efe news…

World in danger – Arnie Gunderson

Original post from www.fairewinds.org July 29, 2016 How does the Fukushima Daiichi meltdown disaster show the enormous risk potential for the continued operation of the Diablo Canyon atomic reactor? Filmed by Ecological Options Network (EON) at…

EPA Proposed New Emergency Limits For Radioactive Drinking Water

Original story Climate Progress June 10, 2016 New and higher radioactivity limits for drinking water tainted in the case of a nuclear emergency were put forward by the Environmental Protection Agency this week, a move…

Fukushima clean-up chief still hunting for 600 tonnes of melted radioactive fuel

Original story Abc news May 25 2016 The operator of the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant has revealed that 600 tonnes of reactor fuel melted during the disaster, and that the exact location of the highly…

An insult to the pacific – Arnie Gunderson

Original story from www.youtube.com July 9, 2015 Arnie Gunderson talks about the radiation problem still going on in the pacific ocean. Doesn’t look good. worth the watch. Click here to watch the video

Fukushima food could be arriving to Britain through loophole

Original story from The Independent April 14, 2015 Food produced around the Fukushima nuclear disaster site could be making its way on to British shelves because of loopholes in safety rules, The Independent can reveal.…

Fukushima news – 4 years on

Video from youtube.com 15 March 2015 Latest news about Fukushima and how it is all going. Not too well really…… Worth a watch. 33mins. Click here to see the video

Top doctor says cancer is the best way to die

Original Story from Mamamia.com.au  January 2, 2015 A renowned doctor has been criticised for claiming that cancer is “the best way to die” – and that we should stop “wasting” billions of dollars trying to…

All spent fuel removed from reactor 4 pool at Fukushima No. 1, Tepco says

Original story Kyodo news,  December 20 2014 Tepco said Saturday it has finished removing all fuel rods from the spent-fuel pool in the shattered reactor 4 building at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant, in…

Frieze visitors queue up to risk ‘delicious’ yet possibly toxic radish broth

Originals story from The Independent October 17, 2014 Visitors to this year’s Frieze art fair have been won over by soup so delicious nobody seems to care that it is made from potentially radioactive radishes.…

Record high for Strontium near Fukushima reactors

Original story from enews.com September 10, 2014 Ocean hits record high for radioactive Strontium at all 6 locations near Fukushima reactors — Levels up to 20 times higher than reported last week — Officials: Contamination…

Fukushima Operator Plans To Purify Radioactive Water Before Pumping It Into The Pacific

Original story from International business times August 7, 2014 Tokyo Electric Power Co Incorporated (TYO:9501), or TEPCO, operator of the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan, is planning to dump contaminated groundwater from the plant’s…

The Good, the Bad & the Ugly Update on Fukushima

Storys from Ms Milky the clown on www.youtube.com May 21,  2014 Watch the video here Groundwater release begins at Fukushima Daiichi, Workers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant have started releasing groundwater into the…

Entergy: Indian Point radioactivity spike not a hazard

Original story By: Mark Lungariello from westfaironline.com June 26, 2014 The owner of Indian Point Energy Center is investigating what caused a sharp increase of radioactive bits in the groundwater near its nuclear reactors in Buchanan. Samples…

International Court of Justice rules against Japanese whaling

Original story from www.abc.net.au The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled that Japan’s whaling program in the Antarctic is not for scientific purposes and has forbidden the granting of further whaling permits. The finding…

Steam over Fukushima as sign of catastrophe: 89 tons of deadly radioactive fuel could reach US in 2 days

Original story from The voice of Russia 1st January, 2014 Unexplained plumes of radioactive steam have been rising from Fukushima’s Reactor Building 3. TEPCO has confirmed the reports, adding that they were not clear on…

Japanese fast-food chain to farm in Fukushima

Original story from Bangkok Post 1 October, 2013 Major Japanese fast-food chain Yoshinoya said Tuesday it would grow rice and vegetables in Fukushima prefecture, home to the nuclear plant that was crippled by a tsunami…

Fukushima 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Caused By Super Volcano Tamu Massif Freak Nuclear Eruption

Original story from The national report September 20, 2013 Fukushima nuclear waste has set off the powerhouse volcano Tamu Massif. The super volcano resides only thousands of miles east of Japan and rests directly beneath the…

South Korea extends ban on Japanese fish imports

Original story from Australian network news September 7, 2013 South Korea has extended its ban on Japanese fisheries products over fears of contamination from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant. Consumption of fish products in South Korea…

Fukushima more bad news – Earth softening and leaks out of control : youtube

New story from youtube.com September 1st, 2013 OMG they are reporting that the Pacific ocean will be completely contaminated with radioactivity within 6 YEARS if the storage tanks keep leaking at their current rate. there is some…

Japan Fukushima plant's radioactive leak severity upgraded

Original story from CBC News, 28th August, 2013 Japan’s nuclear regulator on Wednesday upgraded the rating of a leak of radiation-contaminated water from a tank at its tsunami-wrecked nuclear plant to a “serious incident” on an…

IAEA inspector backs pumping fukushima water into sea

Original story from Japan Times May 21, 2013 A possible solution to the increasing amount of radioactive water inside the crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant could be to pump groundwater into the sea…

Radioactive waste dumped into rivers during decontamination work in Fukushima

Original story from The Asahi Shimbun January 4th, 2013 Cleanup crews in Fukushima Prefecture have dumped soil and leaves contaminated with radioactive fallout into rivers. Water sprayed on contaminated buildings has been allowed to drain…

In Containment 「格納容器の中」

camera: Ian Thomas Ash/ Koji Fujita 藤田 浩二 People in the city of Minamisoma, Fukushima remember the victims of the tsunami fifteen months after the March 11 disaster. Ian then visits the former site of the…

Radioactive waste disposal outside Fukushima a vague vow

Original story from Japan Times Online July 20, 2012 The Environment Ministry plans to ensure radioactive waste from the meltdown disaster in Fukushima Prefecture will be disposed of outside the prefecture, but no location has…

85.03 microSv/h, Fukushima city, mud into a river, June 2012, What's going in rivers ?

From youtube.com On 23 June 2012, radiation levels were measured at a riverside of ABUKUMA river in Fukushima city of Fukushima prefecture, Japan. The monitoring point is central area of Fukushima city, near the bridge…

Fukushima Selling local FISH, Free Tea, & Reactor 4 Bulging Update 6/25/12

This video is from Youtube and is about fukushima and food being caught in that region. The first bit is about finances, but keep watching – It’s worth it…..Read below. Fish caught off of Fukushima…

X-rays triple cancer risk – study

Original story from The Australian  June 7th, 2012 THE risk of children developing leukaemia and brain cancer later in life is tripled if they have multiple CT scans, an international study has found. But Australian…

The Medical Implications of Fukushima, Chernobyl and the Nuclear Age

Dr Helen Caldicott talks about the medical implications of Fukushima, Chernobyl and the nuclear age. She begins with Fukushima and the very high probability of more incidents involving high levels of radioactivity being released into…

Japanese professor says Fukushima radiation leaks are harming children's health

Original story by  Charlie Smith,  April 13, 2012 A media professor at Akia University in Japan has claimed that children in his country are suffering serious medical problems as a result of last year’s Fukushima nuclear…

1,535 fuel rods, no protection!

Original story from http://akiomatsumura.com 3 April 2012 Japan’s former Ambassador to Switzerland, Mr. Mitsuhei Murata, was invited to speak at the Public Hearing of the Budgetary Committee of the House of Councilors on March 22, 2012, on…

Fukushima radiation so high – nothing can fix it

With the recent indication that fukushima nuclear reactor unit 2 has 31ft less water in the reactor pool than there should be, leaving 2ft in the bottom of the containment vessel, this leaves much thought…

Radiation levels higher than expected at Fukushima

This is a few snippets of japanese new stories about fukushima from youtube. I don’t think its real good……

Seniors urged to eat Fukushima rice to help farmers, protect young people

Original story The Japan Times. March 20th, 2012 A Tokyo senior is waging an individual effort to get elderly people to eat rice grown in Fukushima Prefecture to help local farmers struggling with rumors that…

Government survey – High-level caesium logged in soil near Fukushima power plant.

Original story  Kyodo, Tokyo, March 19 2012 A recent government survey showed a reading of 154,000 becquerels of radioactive cesium per kilogram in soil in the village of Iitate near the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power…

Cesium found in plankton 600 km's from Fukushima nuclear plant

Original story by The Yomuri Shimbun TOKYO — Radioactive cesium believed to have been released during the crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in Japan following last year’s major earthquake has been found…

Arnie Gunderson update

TEPCO Believes Mission Accomplished & Regulators Allow Radioactive Dumping in Tokyo Bay Is the Japanese government and the IAEA protecting the nuclear industry and not the people of Japan by claiming that Fukushima is stable…

Alaskan seals are being tested for radiation poisoning

Seals eat fish right?? This can’t be good…………. Original story by Reuters December 27, 2011 (Reuters) – Scientists in Alaska are investigating whether local seals are being sickened by radiation from Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant.Scores…

Fukushima – TOTAL cost

In this video (that goes for 33 mins) A bit long, but holds some interesting points. It’s always interesting and i guess a bit scary listening to people like Arnie Gunderson, but hey! I’d rather…

Impacts of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plants on Marine Radioactivity

This is a report by Ken Buesseler†*, Michio Aoyama‡, and Masao Fukasawa§ The impacts on the ocean of releases of radionuclides from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plants remain unclear. However, information has been made…