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Another leakage at reactor 4. 100 microSv/h on surface

    Tepco failed in pipe pressure resistant test to have contaminated water leak. 1/20/2012, Tepco tested the pressure resistant by using low level of contaminated water before transferring high

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Actual Fukushima worker concerns reactor can’t last so long

  Following up this article ..Video of endoscope operation to reactor 2 Actual Fukushima worker Happy20790 concerns reactor can not last until they manage to take out the fuel debris.

Spent Fuel Pools

Where to go when SFP of reactor 4 falls off ?

At this moment, one of the biggest risk is the SFP of reactor 4. Japanese government talks they need to evacuate further than 250km (Around Yokohama), but this would be

Core removing struggle

Video of endoscope operation to reactor 2

Following up this article ..Result of endoscope operation on 1/19/2012 Tepco released the video of the operation.     Dropping water and radiation noise look like storm. Here is the

Contaminated water crisis

Highly radioactive water was found at 4 more locations

Tepco found highly contaminated water stocked at additional 4 locations in the trench facilities. 1. In the pit of water circulating pomp at reactor. 500 m3 Cs-134 : 7.1*10^3 Bq/cm3 Cs-137

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Result of endoscope operation on 1/19/2012

The water level turned out to be lower then 4.000m at the most. Even the radiation resistant endoscope for 1000Sv got too much noise. Tepco inserted 2m of the endoscope

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Tepco is planning to check inside of the reactor2 by endoscope on 1/19

1/17/2012, NHK reported Tepco is planning to check inside of reactor2 by using endoscope on 1/19/2012. It is to see the water level and check the temperature inside of the

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0.36 microSv/h from snowfall in Saint Louis

Following up this article ..0.27 microSv/h from snow in Saint Louis 0.36 microSv/h (42.9 CPM) was measured from snowfall in Saint Louis on 1/13/2012. Also, back in 6/28/2011, they measured

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Japanese government will stop measuring Iodine from tapwater

Following up this article .. Increasing leakage of Iodine 131 Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology will quit measuring Iodine131 from tapwater after 4/1/2012. They have been measuring cesium

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Contaminated water was found leaking into two more tunnels

Following up this article .. Tepco found 140 tones of contaminated water leaking in a tunnel under the reactor Tepco found out contaminated water has leaked into two more tunnels