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[Column] Wake up and find the way to go

A friend of the apartment owner came to install the washing machine last night. Because he kept on asking me what I do and if I had a “proper” journalism


[Express] Uniquely shaped mullein in south part of Ibaraki

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates. ↑ Normal mullein [Wikipedia]   <Translate> (What the hell ? Mullein with unusually concentrated leaves. South Ibaraki. Photo taken 6/21/2013.) Uniquely shaped

Cover-ups Effects to be confirmed Plant hazard

[Express](Not radiation effect) Anonymous Fukushima worker “Can’t stop blood, mucus and membrane from nose and mouth”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   On 6/18/2013, an anonymous Fukushima worker reported his unusual health problem on Twitter. “This has nothing to do with radiation“, but


[Video] 10 μSv/h in front of Minamisoma city hall after decontamination, “atmospheric dose is increasing”

  Mr. Oyama, Minamisoma city councilor reported the radiation measurement in front of Minamisoma city hall. The measuring date is 6/8/2013. The reading was 8 ~ 10 μSv/h. The area


[Video] Over 200 μSv/h on the ground

On 6/22/2013, a radiation measurement video was posted on Youtube. The location is assumed to be “Hamadori” the coastal area of Fukushima prefecture, where Fukushima nuclear plant is located. The

Contaminated water crisis

Cs-137 detected from the pipe out of desalination system since 5 days ago

On 6/21/2013, Tepco announced they found another leakage from the desalination system. According to Tepco, the leaking water contains 26 giga Bq/m3 of all β but the volume is 250L,


Sr-89/90 data of reactor1~4 water intake has been “under analysis” since 2012

On 6/19/2013, Tepco released the nuclides analysis result of radioactive materials in the reactor1 ~ 4 water intake. However, they haven’t published the readings of Strontium-89 and Strontium-90. The oldest