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Gundersen: Could Fukushima have a China Syndrome? — No one can get within 100 feet of bottom of reactors (VIDEO)

NRC Commissioner on NRC’s own statement: Someone reading this would think every reactor in U.S. is a time bomb waiting to go off — Attempted to prevent release of Fukushima report to public, Congress

Congressman at NRC hearing: Fukushima is worst nuclear disaster in world history (VIDEO)

*JUST IN* Congressman at NRC hearing: Fukushima is worst nuclear disaster in world history (VIDEO)

AP: Whereabouts of melted nuclear cores unknown as Japan ready to declare Fukushima in stable condition — Madarame: Reactors are broken, difficult to predict what may occur

Newly released NRC email reveals radioactive technetium was detected outside Fukushima plant — Over 240 km from meltdowns — One of three principle radionuclides identified

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Former JNES inspector: Nuclear explosion at Fukushima No. 3 had “black smoke” and “mushroom cloud” — “Hydrogen explosion does not produce such a black smoke” (PHOTOS & VIDEOS)

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Was a portion of Reactor No. 4 cut off? — Report: “Appears to be a planned action” (PHOTOS)

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Report: Famous Japanese women blogging about mysterious bruises (PHOTOS)

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Japan nuclear expert blames U.S. for Fukushima

Shock? Major US paper runs pro-nuke editorial claiming Fukushima survived earthquake… AND tsunami! — Says US should not close ‘reliable’ US nuclear plants

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Russian Expert: ‘Fukushima situation far from stabilizing’

RTT: Countries throughout Pacific region concerned Fukushima radiation may damage coastal zones and affect people

Reuters: Gov’t says biggest radiation dose was OUTSIDE exclusion zone — 19 millisievert average in Iitate — May be even higher

WSJ: Many in Fukushima exposed to radiation well above permitted level, new research shows — “Survey did NOT look at internal exposure”

Australia ‘came within an inch’ of agreeing to store over 30% of world’s spent nuclear fuel — Europe eyed next

Japan Expert: It was a nuclear explosion at Reactor No. 3 — I believe fuel rods were blown out of spent fuel pool

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Radiation Expert: “North America has received quite a large fallout” — “Incredible increase in cancer, leukemia, genetic disease… Not just in Japan but in the Northern Hemisphere, particularly North America” (VIDEO)

Radiation Expert: “North America has received quite a large fallout” –Incredible increase in cancer, not just for Japan but northern hemisphere (VIDEO)

FORUM: Discussion Thread for December 13 – December 25, 2011

Designer of Reactor No. 4 suspects Tepco cooked up simulation in attempt to deceive public

Japan Times: Journalist says Tepco not telling truth — Blacking out key docs — Evidence mounting Fukushima meltdowns caused by quake — Would delay reactor restarts “by years”

Dead cleanup worker removed sludge from drains in contaminated area just hours before death — “Exceptional” unease by gov’t spokesman

Leader of ‘coup’ at NRC worked as TEPCO consultant — Would most likely succeed Jaczko as chairman