Mystery fire at Ft. Calhoun nuke plant: Disabled ability to cool spent fuel pool — Feds sending special team of inspectors to learn more — Reactor will not restart until cause determined

Strange: Nuclear waste being processed during explosion in France had radioactivity of 17 becquerels/kg — 30 times less contaminated than what Japan considers safe to eat

Criticality? Nuclear chain reaction may have caused explosion at France MOX plant, says French nuke expert

Gard: “no risk radioactive”, Europe1.fr/AFP, September 12, 2011

AFP: “Risk of a radioactive leak” after explosion at French MOX plant — No radiation has made it outside “for the time being” says spokesman — Security perimeter set up

Explosion at French nuclear plant — At least one dead — Produces MOX fuel

Expert: Already hearing reports of kids suffering heart attacks — Beware deadly cardiac problems in children caused by Fukushima radiation (VIDEO)

Japan Times: Nuclear fuel is escaping from holes and cracks — Years before leaking stops?

Discussion Thread for September 12 – 18, 2011