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Mt. Asamasan erupted first time after a period of 6 years from 2009

Following up this article.. Japan Meteorological Agency raised the warning level of Mt. Asamasan / Possibility of eruption [URL]   At 9:30 AM of 6/16/2015, Mt. Asamasan erupted. It was reported

Breaking news Fukushima Plant Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco announced to postpone fuel removal from SFP of Reactor 1 – 3 up to over 3 years

On 6/12/2015, Tepco announced they are going to postpone fuel removal from SFP (Spent Fuel Pool) of Reactor 1 – 3. From their revised plan, the fuel removal from SFP

Breaking news Natural disasters

Japan Meteorological Agency raised the warning level of Mt. Asamasan / Possibility of eruption

Following up this article.. Very shallow volcanic quake occurred the most often since 311 in Mt. Asamasan [URL]   On 6/11/2015, Japan Meteorological Agency announced they raised the warning level of

Breaking news Core removing struggle Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

[Video] Water level in Reactor 1 decreased 350 mm in 2.5 years

From Tepco’s report published on 5/28/2015, the water level in PCV 1 (Primary Containment Vessel of Reactor 1) has decreased by 350 mm since October of 2012.   Tepco originally

Breaking news Natural disasters

11 earthquakes continuously occurred for 5 days in Kushiro area of Hokkaido

According to Japan Meteorological Agency, 11 quakes have been observed in Kushiro area of Hokkaido since 6/3/2015.   The first one happened at 20:39 of 6/3/2015 (JST). It is followed by

Breaking news Cover-ups Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

Still 960,000Bq Cs-134/137 and 2,336,000,000Bq noble gas discharged from reactors to the air every single hour

On 5/25/2015, Tepco reported still 960,000 Bq / hour of Cesium-134 and 137 is assumed to be discharged from Reactor 1 -4 to the air this April. This is 2.7

Breaking news Natural disasters

Seawater becoming yellowish green in 2km and 4km area offshore volcanic island in South of Tokyo

Following up this article.. Volcanic island in South of Tokyo increasing volcanic ash [URL]   On 5/22/2015, the Maritime Safety Agency reported the color of seawater is changing offshore the volcanic

Breaking news Domestic and global Environment Ecology

Still 12 μSv/h detected in Minamisoma city

On 6/2/2015, a Japanese citizen posted his radiation test video on Youtube. The measurement was implemented on the same day. This person has been posting his measurement videos since 2

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco failed in purifying all the contaminated water by deadline

Following up this article.. Tepco decided to break their promise with Abe to purify all contaminated water by this April [URL]   On 5/27/2015, Tepco announced they could not purify 29%

Breaking news Politics Support by eating

JP Gov to build “vegetable factory” in restricted residence area of 9km from crippled Fukushima plant

According to Okuma town in Fukushima, they are going to collaborate with private companies to build “vegetable factory”. The entire town residents are still evacuating out of the town. The