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MOE, “Small animals in hazard area may have the problem with fecundity even in the ICRP standard”

  According to MOE (Ministry of the Environment), some of the small animals in the hazard area are contaminated adequate to have the problem with fecundity even in ICRP standard.


1.8 Bq/Kg of Strontium-90 measured from rainbow smelt in Minamisoma city Fukushima

↑ Rainbow smelt (This is not the specific sample.) According to MOE, (Ministry of the Environment), 1.8 Bq/Kg of Strontium-90 was measured from infant rainbow smelt. From this sample, 82


Prenatal diagnosis to detect down’s syndrome and trisomy 13&18 to be introduced in Japan this April

On 8/29/2012, Fukushima Diary reported “New technology of prenatal diagnosis to control down’s syndrome will be introduced in Japan” [URL] On 3/9/2013, Japan Soc. of Obstetrics and Gynecology announced the

Effects to be confirmed

The strip of ONE PIECE not to appear due to the author’s sudden illness

  This article may sound irrelevant but numbers of health problems of Japanese famous people have been reported everyday. Fukushima Diary picked up one of them because ONE PIECE is


The Forestry Agency, “Internal exposure dose of cedar pollen is 0.206 μSv”

  On 2/12/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “90,500 Bq/Kg of cesium from the pollen of Japanese cedar in Fukushima” [URL] The forestry agency announced the internal exposure dose would be 0.206μSv

Contaminated water crisis

Robot investigated the lower part of the vent pipe of reactor2, “No water leakage was found”

From 3/13/2013 to 3/14/2013, Tepco had the quadrupedal walking robot investigate the lower part of vent pipe of reactor2. Tepco reported they didn’t find any water leakage.