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Breeder: Two-headed salmon born out of 50 eggs — Usually around 1 in 10,000 says Kyoto professor (PHOTO)

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Professor Wins Award: “He calmed the public’s fears about exposure to ionizing radiation” after Fukushima

AP: Integrity of Reactor No. 4 building a major concern among experts — Collapse of spent fuel pool could be even worse than 3 reactor meltdowns

Tepco: New leak releasing enough beta rays to cause radiation sickness — Leakage in at least 30 locations found recently

UPDATE: Worker fell into pool that held reactor core — May have swallowed fuel particles in radioactive water — Wearing life preserver says spokesman

Shocking radiation propaganda on local TV news near troubled Calif. nuclear plant — Bananas, sleeping next to someone, granite, under 100 milliSv/yr safe… More (VIDEO)

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Japan Lawmaker: 180,000 students may have eaten radioactive beef — 1,300 Bq/kg served for lunch in Miyagi

Report: Rapidly dropping water level at Fukushima Daiichi No. 4 — Leak continues from Reactor Well/SFP/DS — Almost 3 times higher on Monday

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Journal: 70,000 reports of suspected health damage every year among German nuclear workers exposed to less than 20 milliSv

More trouble at Calif. nuke plant: Worker falls into pool of radioactive water above reactor

Local Paper: “News could be catastrophic for San Onofre” nuke plant in Calif. — Over 800 tubes show damage — Multiple pipes may have burst — Still can’t determine size of leak

“Unusual” find at shutdown Calif. nuke plant: “Safety implications could be very, very severe” — “I’ve never heard of anything like that” -Retired NRC engineer

Study finds Fukushima worse than Chernobyl on bird population — “Dramatically” elevated DNA mutation rates and extinctions — Insect life significantly reduced — Shows immediate consequence of radiation

Nuclear Researcher: Mutant microorganisms thrived in melted fuel at Three Mile Island — “Sounds like something you’d see on Star Trek” says host (VIDEO)

Fukushima worker on Reactor No. 4 leak: “I wonder if it was because earthquake or explosion”

Gov’t estimate says radiation released after emergency at Illinois nuke plant was 1 microsievert — 3% of yearly ALARA level set by NRC

Group of women attacked while protesting nuclear plant — Pulled out of vehicle and assaulted — 10 people in custody

NRC: We know California nuke plant vented some radioactive gases — Paper: No ‘significant’ danger to workers or public

Local TV: People came home to find animals with eyes burned out after TMI evacuation (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Local TV: People came home to find animals with eyes burned out after TMI evacuation — Baby cow born with two heads (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Official admits decontamination only for reducing EXTERNAL exposure to radiation — We’re aware of need to prevent radiation in food, but it’s outside our jurisdiction

Lecturer tells parents Tokyo radiation is “not so serious” and to let kids play outside — Just gargle, wash hands, etc.

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