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Japanese citizen “Home grown carrots are TOO STRANGE this year”

A Japanese citizen posted on Twitter that the carrots in yard grew to be “very strange” this year. The person is an engraver artist living in the North part of

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Enormous white asparagus harvested in Minami Aizu-machi

↑ The left ones are the normal asparagus. The right one is the enormously grown asparagus.   Abnormal size of white asparagus was found in Fukushima prefecture. The location was

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Deformed plants in South Ibaraki

Deformed plants are found in a contaminated area of Southern Ibaraki.    ↓ Double-headed corn. [Link]   ↓ cf. Tokyo metropolitan Government Office building 【茨城南部、高濃度汚染地帯の奇形植物】まずは、普通のビロードモウズイカ twitter.com/KazenoChisoku/… — 知足さん (@KazenoChisoku) 7月

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Deformed stag beetle in Tokyo

Deformed stag beetle (Lucanus maculifemoratus) was found in Hachioji Tokyo.(248km from Fukushima)   The person who posted this commented, he has seen hundreds of this sort of stag beetles but

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Fasciated evening primrose in Chiba

Terribly fasciated evening primrose was found in Kashiwa Chiba. Kashiwa is known to be hot spot.     @onodekita 0.3μSv/h土地に沢山このような帯状化奇形植物がはえてます。場所は柏市です。 twitter.com/kohejamira2/st… — むぎ君さん (@kohejamira2) 7月 11, 2012 <Translate> This kind

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Mutated slug in Fukushima

Huge slug was found in Iidatemura Fukushima.   食べごろの“なまこ?”、いいえナメクジです。放射能の性?、判りません。積んであった薪の間から出てきました。薪は1万ベクレル位あるのでその影響でしょうか、SFの世界? twitter.com/nobuitou8869/s… — 飯舘村農民見習い伊藤延由さん (@nobuitou8869) 7月 11, 2012 <Translate> (A farmer in Iidatemura Fukushima) Ripe sea cucumber ? No, it’s a slug.

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Mutated cucumber in Aomori

Mutated cucumber with a leaf was found in a home garden of Towada city Aomori. (6/27/2012) It’s 16.5cm long, the leaf is 10cm long. The seed company states, it’s because

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Cabbages grew 4 times bigger than usual in Oita

  Related to this article..Vegetables have gone gigantic In Hijimachi Oita Kyushu, 80 cabbages grew 4 times bigger than usual. It’s 36cm wide, 18cm high, and 1.1m long around, weighs

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More deformed kitten around in Tokyo

Related to this article..Deformed kitten The picture of a deformed kitten with 2 fingers was posted on Twitter. The mother is a house cat, father was a stray cat. The

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Deformed fish is served at Sushi bar

    Mr. Homma [Twitter], a Japanese fisher in South Chiba talked on a Ustream radio on 6/2/2012.   Video streaming by Ustream He has been fishing offshore of Chiba