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Cops: Florida teen killed parents with hammer, had house party with bodies in bedroom — Father worked at St. Lucie nuke plant

CBS: Whistleblower says “the books are being cooked” — “You can see a Fukushima happening here in the U.S.” — “They wired my car for firebombing” (VIDEO)

“They dropped the universal joint out of my car”

Sharp rise in Iodine-131 levels at three Tokyo sewage plants (CHART)

“It is so critical now”: Local Japanese official sends S.O.S. concerning plutonium, strontium and other radionuclides (VIDEO)

“It is so critical now”: Local Japanese official sends S.O.S. concerning plutonium, strontium and other radionuclides (VIDEO)

Report: 1.68 µSv/hr detected in Canadian rain water sample — Geiger counter display reads “DANGEROUS RADIATION BACKGROUND”

Video: 1.68 µSv/hr detected in Canadian rain water sample — Geiger counter display reads “DANGEROUS RADIATION BACKGROUND”

Gov’t: “Colossal blunder” — “It was beyond our expectations that straw would become a source of radioactive contamination”

Report: Air sample in Tokyo 270 times more contaminated with Cesium-137 than global weapons fallout peak (VIDEO)

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Whistleblower: Los Alamos groundwater monitoring methods are hiding detection of contamination

Official: Radioactive materials around Los Alamos may get redistributed at “measurable” levels — “Sometimes that will manifest itself as a health advisory”

Gov’t allows cows to emit up to 100,000 CPM of radioactivity — Humans would be required to undergo full-body decontamination

Tokyo gov’t finds iodine-131 levels up to quadruple cesium levels in water reclamation centers

Difference between Los Alamos fire and other wild fires can be summed up in a single word: “Radiation” — More firefighters on way to battle blaze

TEPCO rushing to shield Reactor No. 3 turbine building from typhoon — Navy: Storm may pass over Fukushima plant by July 21

Japan, TEPCO to admit that treating Fukushima’s highly radioactive water will take up to three years

Discussion Thread for July 18 – July 24, 2011

Congratulations Japan!

Indoor mushrooms contain 1,770 bq/kg of radioactive cesium — Gov’t “determining the cause”

Japan reactor forced to shutdown after loss of pressure in tank

NRC issues alert over chemical leak at Chicago-area nuke plant — Workers taken away for treatment

Reactor No. 3: Containment vessel not holding air pressure — Gas may be leaking from damaged part of container, says TEPCO (VIDEO)

Illegal immigrant working inside largest US nuke facility arrested

More radioactive cows: “New scandal appears to be much wider” — 70 km from meltdown (VIDEO)

More radioactive cows: “New scandal appears to be much wider” — 70 km from meltdown (VIDEO)