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Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Fukushima plant worker job offer / “Remove and assort debris in Fukushima plant, No insurance supported”

There are lot of job offers to work in crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on the internet. Fukushima Diary found one of those job offers supporting no insurance. None of the

Breaking news Ecology Malformation

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

Breaking news Misinformation Politics

Ibaraki prefecture doesn’t check Tritium in swimming beach seawater lower than 20,000 Bq/m3

Ibaraki prefectural government doesn’t test Tritium density in seawater if it’s lower than 20,000 Bq/m3. They are going to open its 18 swimming beaches late in July though these beaches

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Highest density of All β and Cs-134 measured from groundwater near Reactor 2

1,200,000,000 Bq/m3 of All β nuclide to include Strontium-90 and 9,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cesium-134 was measured from groundwater, according to Tepco.   These are the highest readings since they started

Confirmed effects Health

Two doctors judged cerebral hemorrhage of a woman in Minamisoma is “almost entirely” due to nuclear accident

Two doctors judged a health problem of a woman in Minamisoma to be “almost entirely” caused by Fukushima nuclear accident. The woman (66) was livng in Minamisoma city when 311

Ecology Malformation

Pale blue light emitting mushroom found in Sendai

Photo : In Sendai (Photographic sensitivity 6400, Exposure time 30 seconds)   Approx. 60 mushrooms were found emitting pale blue light in Taihaku ward of Sendai. These were growing on

Ecology Sea contamination

370 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134 / 137 from 5 ~ 6 km offshore Fukushima plant

Photo : Wikipedia   From Tepco’s fish contamination report released on 7/18/2014, 370 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134 / 137 was measured from fish outside of Fukushima plant port. It’s “Okamejei“, a

Misinformation Politics

GOOGLE maps indicates an irrelevant power plant 50km north of actual as Fukushima nuclear plant

Photo : This wrong “Fukushima plant” that Google tells you would not affect Tokyo even if additional explosion happens because it’s over 250km from Tokyo (Actually it would).   Google

Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Over 1,000 Bq/Kg of I-131 measured from sewage sludge in Northern part of Fukushima prefecture

Photo : Graph of I-131 and Cs-134/137 reading in sewage sludge from Northern part of Fukushima prefecture   According to Fukushima prefectural government, high level of Iodine-131 was measured from

Fukushima Plant Plant hazard Spent Fuel Pools

Reactor 5 pool without coolant system leaked its coolant water

Photo : Leaked SFP 5 water before pumped up.   According to Tepco, SFP 5 (Reactor5 Spent Fuel Pool) leaked its coolant water on 7/19/2014.   Unidentified water was found