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Sea contamination

Onagawa machi to hold a harvest festival in Tokyo, “Give 60,000 Pacific saury to Tokyo people for free”

To show their appreciation to accept disaster debris, Onagawa machi in Miyagi prefecture is going to hold a harvest festival in Tokyo on 10/20/2012. It will be in Hibiya park.

Natural disasters

Unknown active sea-bottom fault found near Ohma nuclear plant to restart construction

A Japanese power company plans to finish building Japan’s first nuclear power station to run exclusively on recycled fuel, a mixture of plutonium extracted from spent fuel and uranium, which

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A man in Fukushima to be the first to have 1mSv of internal exposure, “higher than even safety limit of gov”

A 64 years old man in Fukushima prefecture turned out to have 1.055 mSv of internal dose, which is higher than even the safety limit of Japanese government (1mSv). It’s

Support by eating

Japanese idol to promote “Support by eating” got seriously dark under-eye circles

Mr. Yamaguchi from Tokio is a Japanese idol to promote “Support by eating”. He had a brief whole body counter check and had 20.47 Bq/Kg of cesium 137 measured.[Link] The new

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Thick cirrus cloud observed from Tokyo, Ibaraki, Saitama to Kyushu

Cirrus cloud is a seasonal shape of cloud in Japan for Autumn, but it is rare to see the thick one from multiple locations at once. Around at 16:00 of

Natural disasters Sea contamination

Unknown active submarine volcano found beside Izu islands, “Eruption will affect large areas”

Around North to Izu islands, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology found extremely hot water spouting from the sea ground at a few tens of locations. The highest water

Domestic and global Environment

Eggs of sweetfish decreased by 98% in Biwa lake, Prefectural gov “Unusual condition”

Shiga prefectural fisheries experimental station researched sweetfish laid 98% less eggs than usual in Biwa lake. Biwa lake is one of the major producing centers of sweetfish. So far, they

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2.9 Bq from a grain of rice in Fukushima, “It can be 140,000 Bq/Kg”

Assistant Professor. Takatsuji from Nagasaki university measured 2.9 Bq of cesium from a grain of rice.(0.02 g) In 1Kg, it can be 140,000 Bq/Kg. The rice was produced in Iwaki