Senior Scientist: Fukushima problem getting worse — Leaks from plant becoming stronger — We’re back to where we just can’t predict how long and how much is coming out of there (AUDIO)

Published: September 21st, 2013 at 5:13 pm ET
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Third Eye Weekly on BreakThru Radio, Sept. 17, 2013 – Ken Buesseler, Senior Scientist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (At 38:00 in): What’s been happening at some level like a month ago there was less concern […] You measure the isotopes, we can say that they’re coming from that reactor, and had it been completely zero, we couldn’t have seen them anymore. So we’ve known about the leaks, they seem to be getting stronger.

Worldview on WBEZ 91.5 Chicago, August 26, 2013 – Ken Buesseler, Senior Scientist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (At 14:30 in): We’re kind of back in a situation where we just can’t predict how long and how much is coming out of there. We thought by now this would have really ramped down, and it’s just become this persistent problem that seems to be getting worse.

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