30 microsieverts per hour in Nikko City, Tochigi — 150 km from Fukushima meltdowns (VIDEO)

EX-SKF: “Some terminal feeling at Fuku-I, where all they could do is to monitor the gauges” — More on temperature readings at Reactor No. 2

World Health Organization “beholden” to IAEA since 1959 — Can’t release a report without their agreement — “Like having Dracula guard the blood bank” (VIDEO)

UPDATE: Report says deceased angler/journalist did NOT live or eat fish from inside 30 km of Fukuhima plant — Hospitalized for 3 weeks before passing on Sept. 16 of acute lymphocytic leukemia at age 24

Jiji: High radiation levels near Tokyo linked to Fukushima — Rain caused 29,250,000 Bq/m² in soil says gov’t — Almost DOUBLE last gov’t test

Fukushima Worker Tweets: TEPCO told hospitalized chief to step down — “Yoshida is expected to talk about the truth when he finally becomes free”

NHK finds radioactive silver in abalone liver at 1,800 Bq/kg over 10 km offshore — 1.74 microsieverts/hr on seafloor — Radiation unexpectedly transported south toward Tokyo

“I’m going to die” thought hospitalized Fukushima chief early on in crisis — Recently said radiation levels remain dangerous

Daily Beast: “Nuclear power’s future is literally headed south” post-Fukushima — Developed countries are slowing or shuttering their programs

Major US Paper: Time to quit nuclear power altogether — “Threatens the very existence of human civilization as we know it”

Head of Fukushima plant hospitalized suddenly from unnamed illness — “I had no choice but to be hospitalised at very short notice”

Report: TEPCO reveals Reactor No. 2 temperature has gone “over scale” — “Unusual atmosphere” at press conference — Japan journalists suspicious something crucial is being hidden (VIDEO)

65 microsieverts per hour in front of Tsushima junior high school (VIDEO)

NYT on Spent Fuel Pools: Nuke promoters admit “it’s just gone on for so long, and there’s so much of it” in UK

FORUM: Extended Discussion Thread for November 28 – December 12, 2011