NOAA: “This is the worst-case scenario” — Official in NJ: We’ve never seen anything like it, at high tide the Ocean met the bay

Gundersen on TV: Biggest problem I see is Oyster Creek plant near Jersey Shore — No way to cool spent fuel pool while power is out — All nuclear fuel is in pool, none in reactor (VIDEO)

Top Hurricane Expert: Sandy getting worse, way beyond anything we imagined — Jersey Shore to be ‘obliterated’ — A stunningly spectacular event in worst way (VIDEO)

Governor: Hurricane Sandy is “largest threat to human life our state has experienced in anyone’s lifetime… The last time we saw anything like this was never” — Coast Guard: “It could be devastation” (VIDEO)

5:00a ET update from Weather Channel: “Lowest pressure yet! Winds are up!” — Hurricane Sandy strengthening (VIDEO)

Meteorologist: “Very high risk of something extraordinary happening” along coast where New Jersey nuclear plant is located — “Storm surge expected to be highest recorded”

Officials in Connecticut warn of giant 16-foot storm surge, with 15-foot waves on top of that — State’s nuclear plant directly exposed on ocean (PHOTOS)

Hurricane Center Director: 11 feet of water rushing inland possible — NOAA: Above ground water levels could go up 11 feet (VIDEO)

Report: Sandy forecast to hit New Jersey nuclear reactor with same design as Fukushima No. 1 — Hot fuel recently loaded in pool? (MAPS)

Gundersen: 26 nuclear plants in area where Hurricane Sandy likely to hit — If power lost, only plan is to let spent fuel pools heat up… no generators to pump in water (AUDIO)

Gundersen: Hoax drew attention from report that Fukushima plant is still oozing radiation (AUDIO)

Sinkhole Geologist: I’m here to tell you I was wrong about low pressure readings — Newspaper: Fear gas could escape through earth and present explosive risk (VIDEO)

Top Meteorologist: Hurricane Sandy now largest ever recorded — Highest destructive potential for storm surge in history, rated 5.7 out of 6.0 — May be lowest pressure measured in Northeastern US

NHK Documentary: Our civilization is met with disaster because of Fukushima crisis — It’s a “civilization disaster” -Umehara (VIDEO)

Uranium-238 spiked to 50 times normal levels in Hawaii air after Fukushima disaster — EPA changed unit of measurement after decades

Weather Channel Hurricane Specialist: “All hell is breaking loose” — “Super-mega-combo freak of a storm slamming into most populated part of country” — Sandy already one of biggest on record (PHOTO)

Report: 100,000 Tepco employees being sent to Fukushima in 2013

NYTimes: Urgent Warnings as Sandy Strengthens — Hurricane-Flood-Blizzard could stay over region for days — Feds with satellite phones stationed at nuclear plants (MAPS)

Watch: Underwater footage released of BP disaster site in Gulf — 15 droplets per minute caused massive slick? (VIDEO)

Scientists question if seismic activity near giant sinkhole is from recent effort to remove crude oil and gas

More sharp tremors coming from below giant sinkhole — Back-to-back quakes late Wednesday just reported — “It doesn’t mean it’s leading to something big” -Expert

“Never Seen Anything Like This”: Hurricane Sandy begins merging with polar air mass, threatens US East Coast — Over a dozen nuclear plants brace for impacts (VIDEO & MAP)