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[Column] Summary of Fukushima situation ~4 basic tricks of Tepco to conceal the facts

The former Fukushima chief Yoshida died. They report it was esophageal cancer, and “not to mention”, it has nothing to do with radiation. They deny radiation effect even on his

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Latest photo of Ukedo elementary school in Fukushima

Ukedo elementary school is in Namie-machi Fukushima. It’s 500m from the sea. The school facility still remains the same since after Tsunami attack of 311. Japanese government is preparing to

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[Breaking] Former Fukushima chief Yoshida died

According to Tepco, the former Fukushima nuclear plant chief Yoshida died before the noon of 7/9/2013. The cause of death is not announced. He was 58 years old.   http://1topi.jp/curator/primetime_jp/1307/09/257230

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0.8 μSv/h beside the incense sticks smoke of a temple in Nikko

On 7/1/2013, Fukushima Diary reported a tweet to tell radiation level picks up beside the incense sticks smoke in a temple of Nikko city Tochigi. (cf, [Express] “0.27~0.3 μSv/h from

Core removing struggle

[Elephant foot ?] Tepco collected highly radioactive sediment in reactor2 PCV, “0.2 Sv/h of γ and β”

On 7/8/2013, Tepco conducted the soundness inspection of reactor2 TIP guide pipe. This is their second attempt. They failed in the first attempt (2/25 ~ 2/28/2013) to have 4 fiberscopes

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Tepco hasn’t been updating English page of their website since 7/5/2013

Measurement readings of groundwater and seawater contamination have been continuously increasing. (cf, [Groundwater] Cs-134/137 level spiked 90 times much as 3 days before, “27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137, highest ever” [URL])

Contaminated water crisis

[Groundwater] Tepco detected the highest level of all β nuclides of the east side of reactor3 as well

Following up this article..[Groundwater] Cs-134/137 level spiked 90 times much as 3 days before, “27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137, highest ever” [URL] In the same measurement, Tepco deteced 1,700,000 Bq/m3 of

Contaminated water crisis

[Groundwater] Cs-134/137 level spiked 90 times much as 3 days before, “27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137, highest ever”

On 7/6/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “309,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from the groundwater, “Cs-134/137 may travel underground too” [URL]” On 7/8/2013, Tepco measured 27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 from the groundwater