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The True State of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Accident: Internal Exposure Concealed

by Yagasaki Katsuma / The Asia-Pacific Journal / May 15, 2016 Yagasaki Katsuma, emeritus professor of Ryukyu University, has been constantly sounding the alarm about the problem of internal exposure related to nuclear weapons testing and nuclear electricity generation. Since the explosion at t ...

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By Corbett| 7 Comments | Editorials, Featured
Risk assessment of radioisotope contamination for aquatic living resources in and around Japan

via PNAS / April 2016 Significance Quantification of contamination risk caused by radioisotopes released from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant is useful for excluding or reducing groundless rumors about food safety. Our new statistical approach made it possible to evaluate the risk ...

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Be Afraid: Japan Is About To Do Something That’s Never Been Done Before

via / August 8, 2015 When the words "mothballed", "nuclear", and "never been done before" are seen together with Japan in a sentence, the world should be paying attention... As TEPCO officials face criminal charges over the lack of preparedness with regard Fukushima, and The I ...

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TEPCO Execs to be Charged Over Fukushima Disaster

by Kentaro Hamada and Osamu Tsukimori via Reuters July 31, 2015 A Japanese civilian judiciary panel on Friday forced prosecutors to indict three former Tokyo Electric Power (9501.T) (Tepco) executives for failing to take measures to prevent the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. The decisio ...

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Radiation From Fukushima Has Reached The BC Coast

It's official. Radiation from trace amounts of cesium-134 and cesium-137 isotopes originating from the Fukushima disaster have now been detected on the coast of British Columbia. This comes as no surprise and as Dan Dicks of Press For Truth reports those of us in the alternative media have be ...

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By Corbett| 5 Comments | Featured, Video
Fukushima Soil Transfer Begins

This photo taken from a Yomiuri Shimbun helicopter shows a crane moving a black bag containing soil at an interim storage site in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, on Friday. via The Japan News / March 13, 2015 The transfer of soil, contaminated four years ago with radioactive materials from th ...

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What’s life really like inside Fukushima?

by Victoria Craw & Nick Whigham / / October 21, 2014 ONCE pristine rice paddies overgrown into forests. Wild animals roaming the streets of eerie towns with an uncertain future. That’s the scene described by Australian teacher Jessica Hellamy who recently had the chanc ...

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