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Upsurge of phytoplankton observed near the Japan deep after 311, dragged fallout down to 7300m deep in the Pacific

According to Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Cs-134 was detected from 7300m deep in the Pacific only 4 months after the Fukushima nuclear accident. The location is in

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Cs-134/137 detected from zooplankton and seawater at over 10 locations of the Pacific, “Even from 2100km”

On 5/21/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “Meteorological Research Institute, “Cs-134/137 going deeper under ocean due to the subduction of winter” [URL]” Another researching group reported about “Horizontal distribution of Fukushima-derived radiocesium


Cesium measured from plankton 600km from Fukushima plants

  Assistant prof. Nishikawa from Tokyo university took samples of plankton at 17 points from 30~600 km diameters in Pacific ocean. As a result, cesium 137 was measured from all