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Crack In Fukushima Structure May Be Leaking Radiation

April 3rd, 2011 04:37 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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SillySnake writes with this excerpt from Reuters: “Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) said it had found a crack in the pit at its No.2 reactor in Fukushima, generating readings 1,000 millisieverts of radiation per hour in the air inside the pit. ‘With radiation levels rising in the seawater near the plant, we have been trying to confirm the reason why, and in that context, this could be one source,’ said Hidehiko Nishiyama, deputy head of the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (NISA), said on Saturday.” Also of interest: Cryptome is featuring high-res photos of the reactor site, taken by UAV.

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