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New Japan gov’t report singles out “critical conditions of Unit 3″ — Explosions at reactors were “presumably” caused by hydrogen


Fukushima mother weeps to reporter: I wish my daughters were never born — “I apologize to them for giving birth”


Gundersen: Trucks dumping nuclear waste into Tokyo Bay “for many years” to come — Plus a look ahead at 2012 (VIDEO)

Gundersen: Trucks dumping nuclear waste into Tokyo Bay, to go on “for many years” — Plus a look ahead at 2012 (VIDEO)

Radiation forecasts withheld by gov’t: Releasing it “would cause unnecessary panic” — “Ministry DECIDED such data would be unavailable due to loss of power”

Gov’t projections assumed ONE becquerel per hour was leaking from Fukushima — Actual rate reached at least 10 Quadrillion times higher

Japan gov’t officials evacuated out to 60km after reactor explosions — Public told only 20km

Fukushima Boss: “The worst-case scenario is a China syndrome” where fuels leaves containment — Top Gov’t Official: Strong possibility fuel outside containment

Fukushima hospitals forced to limit services and reduce number of patients due to Tepco — Official: “We don’t know how long we’ll be able to continue operating under the current circumstances”

Iodine-131 in eastern US may have exceeded EPA limit


UN Agency’s Fukushima Simulation: “Total release amount was equal to that of Chernobyl nuclear explosion”


Japan Times Letter: Spare us the propaganda routine

Japan Times Letter: Gross nuclear misrepresentations

Safecast Blog: I was surprised to see my family members suddenly fall ill, they had not had any major diseases

Former NRC Member: US nuclear renaissance is imploding — Fukushima should not be wished away

Fukushima Boss: “Situation could lead to a so-called China syndrome” if Reactor 2 was left unattended — Hours later gives order to evacuate

LA Times: US ‘nuclear renaissance’ short-circuited by Fukushima, study finds — “Clear that we are witnessing not a revival but a collapse” says legal expert

Document shows high-profile nuclear experts under Japan gov’t surveillance


NYT: Former NRC member says ‘nuclear party’ transcends Republican and Democratic parties

Diseased Alaska seals tested for radiation have abnormal brain growths, undersized lymph nodes — Environmental cause indicated — Also found in Russia, Canada — Walruses next? (PHOTOS)


UN Agency: Reactor 3 exploded a second time 24 hours later — Then wind and rain brought high levels of radiation over Tokyo, Sendai, Nagano


Fukushima governor strongly demands Tepco decommission and dismantle all 10 nuclear reactors

Prime Minister Kan: If Fukushima reactors melted down, its severity “would far exceed that of the Chernobyl accident”