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Breaking news Fukushima Plant Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco dropped a major piece of debris into Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3

Photo : Reactor 3 pool of 11/10/2011.   A major piece of debris was dropped into SFP3 while they were removing debris from the pool, according to Tepco.   The

Breaking news Natural disasters

M5.0 earthquake hit Fukushima offshore

M5.0 hit Fukushima offshore at 16:35 of 8/29/2014 (JST), according to Japan Meteorological Agency. The maximum seismic intensity in Fukushima prefecture was 3.  At this moment, the plant status hasn’t

Breaking news Natural disasters

Expert “New volcanic island may have a massive explosion”

Following up this article.. The new volcanic island erupts more actively / May cause Tsunami if collapsed [URL]   The new volcanic island offshore Tokyo has had one of the

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Public employment security office recruits temporary Fukushima worker for frozen wall / 755,700 JPY per month

Temporary Fukushima workers for frozen water wall are recruited on the internet by Yokohama south Employment Security Bureau, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. The employer is Takako construction Co.,

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn’t decrease

Photo : One of the bypass wells in Fukushima plant   Following up this article.. Tepco discharged the largest volume of bypass contaminated water / 700 million Bq of Tritium

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day

5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the Pacific on the daily basis in 2014. Tepco announced in the press conference of 8/25/2014. This is due to the contaminated water

Breaking news Natural disasters

5 quakes hit Osaka bay within 16 hours

5 quakes occurred in Osaka bay only within 16 hours, according to Japan Meteorological Agency. It started with M2.6 at 13:47 of 8/25/2014 (JST). The second one occurred only 3

Breaking news Effects to be confirmed Health

All the newborn babies were female this July in Kori machi town Fukushima

According to Fukushima prefectural government, all of the 4 babies born in Kori machi town this July were female. Fukushima prefectural government published the latest monthly demographic statistics on 8/25/2014.

Breaking news Misinformation Politics

“Worried about living in the disaster area”, 30,000 Tokyo households moved / Same number as Fukushima

30,000 households in Tokyo moved from 311 to 10/1/2013 “being worried about living in the disaster area”, surveyed by Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. This is the same number as

Breaking news Natural disasters

M4.3 South Ibaraki / Reader “Very short, felt like something exploded underground”

An earthquake of M4.3 occurred in Southern part of Ibaraki prefecture at 17:27 of 8/24/2014 (JST), according to Japan Meteorological Agency. The maximum seismic intensity was 3 in Tokyo. One