Science Recorder, Feb. 4, 2014: The trace amounts of cesium they discovered are linked to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster [...] [In] kelp forests off the coast of San Diego, California, scientists detected traces of radiation [...]
AOL, Feb. 4, 2014: Just How Dangerous Is Radioactive Kelp? [...] canopies of kelp off the coast of California [...] [had] traces of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear plant [...] Scientists said trace amounts of cesium radiation has been identified in the kelp beds linking the nuclear waste to devastating earthquake and tsunami in March 2011.
ABC interview with Dr. Matthew Edwards, San Diego State University professor and giant kelp researcher, Feb. 3, 2014: The meaning of these things is whether or not they’re actually harmful, whether they actually pose a risk.
See also: TV: Scientists have found nuclear waste off San Diego coast -- Fukushima's problems now being felt in our local ecosystem -- Professor most worried about finding 'pools' of cesium -- "Time will tell how this plays out" (VIDEO)
Published: February 4th, 2014 at 9:21 pm ET