3rd Fukushima Nuke Worker Dead

SOURCE: TEPCO

TEPCO employee arrested for making prank calls to TEPCO — Anger over having to eat radiation-contaminated food, say sources

Radiation levels around Fukushima plant now over 400 times higher than announced by TEPCO

SOURCE: atmc.jp

Fukushima workers showered with highly radioactive water

40-year-old Fukushima radiation worker dies of acute leukemia after working at plant for week — Checkup showed no prior health problems

Four days before March 11 quake, Japan gov’t told that 30+ ft tsunami could hit Fukushima plant

Potent radiation leak discovered: Pipe emitting 3 sieverts per hour

10 trillion becquerels per hour of radiation currently being released from Fukushima plant: Researcher (VIDEO)

10 trillion becquerels per hour still being released from Fukushima plant: Researcher (VIDEO)

Fukushima plant worker: Even higher than 10,000 millisievert/hr at many spots in reactor buildings 1, 2 and 3

Gov’t, TEPCO claim radiation releases down to 200 million becquerels per hour, 80% lower than July — Then admit it’s just an estimate “because the exact emission levels cannot be accurately measured”

Purged: Whistle-blowers who reported detection of neptunium-239 far from plant have TV show cancelled

Little Chance: TEPCO expects to miss decontamination goal at Fukushima plant

Krypton-85 and xenon-131m detected in samples from Reactor No. 2 — Xenon-131m has half life of only 12 days

TEPCO funds chair/professsorship at MIT — Nuclear researcher: “Nuclear researchers have a stake in reassuring the pubic that nothing bad is happening”

Japan nuke expert: I presume melted fuel reacted violently with cement at Reactor No. 3, releasing large amounts of radioactive materials outside — TEPCO responds

3.6 sieverts/hour detected at rainwater drain pipe

Tweet: 2 sieverts per hour found at surface of water in basement — Worker says “outrageous” radiation level from melted-through fuel

“Gleeful Vultures”? England’s Sellafield plutonium (MOX) facility to close because of Fukushima — 50% of fuel was for TEPCO

Asahi: Latest detection of such high radiation levels is evidence that radioactive material spewed from Fukushima at much higher levels than previously believed

Paper: TEPCO needs to check if high radiation doses are “spreading elsewhere” — Two more spots appear to be above 10 sieverts per hour, but no plans to actually take measurements

Tepco: Ultra-high radiation levels may be from melted fuel that leaked out of containment vessel (PHOTO)

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New indoor radiation dose record at Fukushima — 5 sieverts per hour detected at Reactor No. 1 — May be higher as it exceeded capacity of measuring device