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Over 9 Million Bags of Nuclear Waste Piled Up Across Fukushima Prefecture – VIDEO

THE MAINICHI The number of bags of waste from decontamination efforts around the stricken Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant reached a little under million as of the end of September according to Fukushima Prefecture and the Environment Ministry. The 1-cubic-meter bags are found at some 114,700 interim storage or decontamination…
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TEPCO robot stranded during first look inside Fukushima reactor, records high radiation (VIDEO)

| WTF News | Conditions at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant are not improving over 4 years after the nuclear plant suffered a meltdown following the massive earthquake and tsunami in March 2011. Last Friday, efforts to safely decommission the plant were hit by another delay after the failure of…
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California Could Suffer a Fukushima-Style Meltdown

Washington's Blog Ignoring Earthquake Risks to Nuclear Plants Scientists warned that an earthquake could take out Fukushima. The Japanese ignored the warning. (The Fukushima reactors were damaged by the earthquake before the tsunami hit, because the design of the reactors was defective.) But that couldn’t happen in the … right?…
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Japan Reacts to Worsening Fukushima Disaster By … Reopening Nuclear Plant Next to Active Volcano Which Is About to Blow

Washington's Blog D’oh! Scientists warned that an earthquake could take out Fukushima. The Japanese ignored the warning … and even tore down the natural seawall which protected Fukushima from tidal waves. Fukushima is getting ; And see this and this. Have the Japanese learned their lesson? Are they decommissioning nuclear…
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Radiation Levels at Fukushima Rise to Record Highs After Typhoon

RT The amount of radioactive water near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has risen to record levels after a typhoon passed through Japan last week, state media outlet NHK reported on Wednesday. Specifically, levels of the radioactive isotope cesium are now at 251,000 becquerels per liter, three times higher than…
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Fukushima: Tsunami from typhoon may hit nuclear plant, cause possible radioactive cesium release

| WTF News | A tsunami from Typhoon Phanfone may cause a release of radioactive cesium at the distressed Fukushima Daichi nuclear plant. The tsunami could reach a height of meters, or over 86 feet, according to TEPCO. The 2011 tsunami that crippled the plant was smaller, only meters, about…
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Fukushima Daiichi begins pumping groundwater into Pacific

Guardian The operator of the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has started pumping groundwater into the Pacific ocean in an attempt to manage the large volume of contaminated water at the site. Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) said it had released 560 tonnes of groundwater pumped from 12 wells located…
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Radiation level in tuna off Oregon coast tripled after Fukushima disaster

RT USA While the state of Oregon gears up to test its shores for radioactive contamination from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster, university scientists have found that radiation levels in some albacore tuna caught off its coast have tripled. According to researchers at the Oregon State University, the results came after…
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They’ve Found the Missing Fukushima Nuclear Cores … Scattered All Over Japan

Zero Hedge We reported in May 2011 that authorities knew – within days or weeks – that all 3 active Fukushima nuclear reactors had melted down, but covered up that fact for months. The next month, we reported that Fukushima’s reactors had actually suffered something much worse: nuclear melt-throughs, where…
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Fukushima Didn’t Just Suffer 3 Meltdowns … It Also Suffered Melt-THROUGHS and Melt-OUTS

Washington's Blog The Nuclear Core Has Finally Been Found … Scattered All Over Japan We reported in May 2011 that authorities knew – within days or weeks – that all 3 active Fukushima nuclear reactors had melted down, but covered up that fact for months. The next month, we reported…
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New radioactive leak reported at Fukushima — Over 80 trillion becquerels flowed into Pacific, unspecified amount of “nuclear fuel material”

ENEnews Jiji Press, Apr. 13, 2014: Up to one ton of radioactive water has leaked out of a plastic storage tank at Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant, TEPCO said Sunday some 700 meters away from the shore While the tank’s lower part is damaged to allow tainted water to flow…
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Fukushima: Radioactive Seafood in Canadian Grocery Stores

Global Research By Brandon Baker Radioactive seafood isn’t foreign to Canadian grocery stores, but we have no research and development professionals to thank for that information—just a 10th grader from Alberta. Bronwyn Delacruz of Grande Prairie Composite High School in Alberta made her discovery with the help of a $600 Geiger counter her…
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Japan Gives Residents All Clear To Return To Fukushima Disaster “Hot Zone”

Zero Hedge As we reported last night, Japan's economy may once again be relapsing into a slowing phase, perversely well in advance of the dreaded sales-tax hike which many expect will catalyze Japan's collapse into another recession as happened the last time Japan had a tax hike, but that doesn't…
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Scientists: Rising Radiation Levels on West Coast ‘Nothing to Worry About’

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has stated that radiation detected from hand-held meters have “nothing to do with the faraway nuclear meltdown. In fact, it’s nothing to worry about at all.” According to media reports , there are naturally occurring “radioactive elements —…
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Fukushima water decontamination suspended indefinitely

Treatment of radioactive water at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant might be indefinitely suspended after malfunctions crippled the water purification process and recontaminated thousands of tons of partially purified water, Japanese media report. The failure in the system, known as the Advanced Liquid Processing System (ALPS), is the latest setback…
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Chernobyl and Fukushima Studies Show that Radiation Reduces Animal and Plant Numbers, Lifespan, Fertility, Brain Size and Diversity

Washington's Blog Many have claimed that wildlife is thriving in the highly-radioactive Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. Some claim that a little radiation is harmless … or even good for you. One of the main advisors to the Japanese government on Fukushima announced: If you smile, the radiation will not affect ; …
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Dismantling Fukushima: The World’s Toughest Demolition Project

IEEE A radiation-proof superhero could make sense of Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in an afternoon. Our champion would pick through the rubble to reactor 1, slosh through the pooled water inside the building, lift the massive steel dome of the protective containment vessel, and peek into the pressure…
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Scientists Confirm Fukushima Radioactive Water Will Raise Cancer Risk

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne posel While it has been 3 years since the disaster at Fukushima Diachi nuclear power plant, the effects of radiation poisoning are still a current issue. At the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting researchers asserted that radiation levels will “increase as contaminants slowly swell eastwards.” The Woods…
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Tepco Says Fukushima Radiation ‘Significantly’ Undercounted

Bloomberg Tokyo Electric Power Co. (9501) is re-analyzing 164 water samples collected last year at the wrecked Fukushima atomic plant because previous readings “significantly undercounted” radiation levels. The utility known as Tepco said the levels were undercounted due to errors in its testing of beta radiation, which includes strontium-90, an…
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Revealed: TEPCO hid dangerous Fukushima radiation levels for months

Japan’s Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) is again in the midst of controversy for failing to timely report on record radiation levels at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant. It is now blasted for holding back strontium measurements since September. TEPCO on Wednesday revealed that it detected 5 million becquerels per…
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Japanese government seeks approval to dump Fukushima groundwater into sea

Kyodo News The government on Monday sought approval of a nationwide fisheries federation to dump groundwater at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex into the sea on condition that the water’s contamination level is far below the legal limit. During talks with the head of the National Federation of Fisheries…
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University of Alaska Scientists: Fukushima Radiation May Be Making Alaska Seals Sick

Washington's Blog Preface: Leading Scientist On Fukushima Radiation Hitting West Coast of North America: “No One Is Measuring So Therefore We Should Be Alarmed” American sailors on the USS Reagan got really sick after having snowball fights with radioactive snow blowing off of the coasts of Fukushima. University of Alaska…
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US Navy sailors had radioactive snow ball fights off Fukushima

ENEnews Voice of Russia – US Edition, Jan. 15, 2014: 7:30 in — Paul C. Garner, attorney for Navy sailors exposed to Fukushima radioactive contamination: They’re out there in the elements breathing it in, soaking it in. According to Lindsay Cooper who was on the deck, it started to snow…
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Leading Scientist On Fukushima Radiation Hitting West Coast of North America: “No One Is Measuring So Therefore We Should Be Alarmed”

Washington's Blog Federal, State and Local Governments Refuse to Test for Radiation on the West Coast of North America Numerous models show that – while the ocean dilutes radiation – pockets and streams of concentrated radiation may still hit the West Coast of North America. West Coast residents are very…
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Radioactive cesium uptake continues in fish off the coast of Fukushima

Natural News by Rebecca Winters It has been almost three years, and Fukushima continues to endanger the biosphere. A study published in the October 2013 Journal of Environmental Radioactivity on the effects of the Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant disaster in marine life confirms that radioactive cesium is continuing to be…
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Fukushima Radiation More Than 10 Times The Normal Level Is Detected On California Beaches

The Truth Wins by Michael Snyder Multiple independent tests have confirmed that levels of nuclear radiation are being detected on California beaches that are more than 10 times the normal ; Many believe that this is the result of highly radioactive water from Fukushima that has crossed the Pacific Ocean…
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International marine science organization releases report on radiation in Pacific Ocean

Natural News by Thomas Henry If you've heard about Fukushima radiation spreading to the Pacific Coast of North America but were "corrected" by sources both official and expert that this was based more on rumor than reality, then consider the information presented at the October 2013 North Pacific Marine Science…
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Enjoy The Radioactive Fish: Tests Show Fukushima Fish Are Up To 124X Above Safe Level

The Truth Wins by Michael Snyder Are you purchasing radioactive fish at the grocery store?  Are you absolutely certain that you know the answer to that question?  You are about to read about a test that discovered that a fish recently caught off the coast of the Fukushima prefecture was…
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US Sailor Crippled by Fukushima Radiation Speaks Out on Government Lies

StoryLeak A Naval Administrative Officer severally affected by Fukushima’s radiation is telling his story, further exemplifying why the government cannot be trusted to inform the public on Fukushima’s danger. Involved in the USS Ronald Reagan’s rescue efforts following the 2011 Fukushima nuclear plant meltdown, Steve Simmons began experiencing devastating symptoms…
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Massive Die-Off of West Coast Sea Life Accelerates

Adan Salazar Infowars Oregon natives confirmed to Infowars Friday that strange anomalies have sprung up along the Pacific coast in what amounts to further testimony supporting the fact the media is suppressing both the surge in extremely high radiation readings along the West Coast and the subsequent die off of…
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Tepco “Explains” Plumes Of Smoke Above Exploded Fukushima Reactor 3

Zero Hedge In the past two weeks there was significant speculation that the Fukushima catastrophe was once again rapidly escalating after plumes of mysterious smoke were detected above the destroyed Reactor 3 - the one with a mixed MOX and uranium fuel core. RT described it as follows: Fresh plumes…
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Pentagon Agency Admits It Began Stockpiling Potassium Iodide Due to Fukushima

InfoWars by Kit Daniels Radiation leaks from nuclear plant “renewed interest” in iodide, agency said in 2012 A federal bid notice reveals that a Pentagon agency began stockpiling potassium iodide in 2012 due to its concerns over the Fukushima nuclear crisis, shedding light on why the Dept. of Health and…
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The Effects of Nuclear Testing Since 1945 Shows Us What We Can Expect From Fukushima

The Daily Sheeple by Chris Carrington Worldwide there has been a massive increase in cancers of all kinds since 1945. On Monday July 16th 1945 in Alamogordo, Mexico the first ever atomic bomb was tested. The bomb was called Trinity, which by definition means three things that are closely conjoined to…
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True facts about ocean radiation and the Fukushima disaster

CFACT by Kim Martini, On March 11th, 2011 the Tōhoku earthquake and resulting tsunami wreaked havoc on Japan. It also resulted in the largest nuclear disaster since Chernobyl when the tsunami damaged the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Radioactive particles were released into the atmosphere and ocean, contaminating groundwater, soil and seawater which…
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Has Fukushima’s Radioactive Wave Already Hit California?

InfoWars by Paul Joseph Watson & Alex Jones Health officials confirm spike in radiation on San Francisco beach but have no answers Predictions that Fukushima’s radioactive ocean plume would hit the west coast of the sometime in 2014 may have already come to pass, with a new video showing Geiger…
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Fukushima Meltdowns: A Global Conspiracy of Denial

Global Research By William Boardman Does anyone in authority anywhere tell the truth about Fukushima?   If there is any government or non-government authority in the world that is addressing the disaster at Fukushima openly, directly, honestly, and effectively, it’s not apparent to the outside observer what entity that might be.…
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Nuclear Expert: Why Steam From Reactor 3 at Fukushima Matters

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel Fukushima Reactor 3 & 4 2011   In September of 2013, steam was observed coming from Reactor 3. The average temperature in Fukushima was 30 degrees Celsius (86 degrees Fahrenheit) during the day time high. According to Gordon Edwards, president of the Canadian Coalition for…
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Plumes of mysterious steam rise from crippled nuclear reactor at Fukushima

RT Fresh plumes of most probably radioactive steam have been detected rising from the reactor 3 building at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, said the facility’s operator company. The steam has been detected by surveillance cameras and appeared to be coming from the fifth floor of the mostly-destroyed building housing…
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36 Signs The Media Is Lying To You About How Radiation From Fukushima Is Affecting The West Coast

The Truth Wins by Michael Snyder The west coast of the United States is being absolutely fried by radiation from the Fukushima nuclear disaster, and the mainstream media is not telling us the truth about ; What you are about to see is a collection of evidence that is quite…
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TEPCO Quietly Admits Reactor 3 Could Be Melting Down NOW

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel Turner Radio Network (TRN) has issued a report regarding Fukushima Diachi Nuclear Plant that is expected to affect the entire Northern Hemisphere. According to the report: “Persons residing on the west coast of North America should IMMEDIATELY begin preparing for another possible onslaught of dangerous…
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Is Fukushima Decimating Wildlife in the Western Portion of North America?

Washington's Blog We’ve previous documented that seals, sea lions, polar bears, sea stars, turtles, sockeye salmon, herring, anchovies and sardines on the West Coast of North America are all suffering mysterious diseases … which are killing many. We’ve asked whether this is related to massive releases of radiation from Fukushima.…
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Wave of Radiation from Fukushima Will Be 10 Times Bigger than All of the Radiation from Nuclear Tests Combined

Washington's Blog Putting Fukushima In Perspective There was no background radioactive cesium before above-ground nuclear testing and nuclear accidents started. Wikipedia provides some details on the distribution of cesium-137 due to human activities: Small amounts of caesium-134 and caesium-137 were released into the environment during nearly all nuclear weapon tests…
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US Sailors, Assisting With Fukushima Clean Up, Crippled By Cancer

ZeroHedge Back in December 2012, we wrote that it was only a matter of time before Japan's criminal lying about the radioactive exposure in the aftermath of the Fukushima catastrophe caught up with it, as well as with countless numbers of people who would soon succumb to radiation induced cancers…
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Shocking Proof Fukushima Radiation is Poisoning the Planet

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel Because of Fukushima, “ experts say ocean currents are carrying the radioactive water to the West Coast.” Reports state that the San Francisco Bay area, among other areas on the West Coast, is threatened heavily by the radioactive fallout from Fukushima. In fact, the entire…
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Fukushima Aftermath? 98 Percent Of The Pacific Ocean Floor Covered By Dead Sea Creatures

The Truth Wins by Michael Snyder According to an absolutely shocking study that has just been released, one area of the Pacific Ocean floor was 98 percent covered by decomposing sea creatures in July ; But in March 2012, only 1 percent of that same section of the Pacific Ocean…
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Rice grown near crippled Fukushima nuclear plant served to govt officials

Rice from fields in the Fukushima prefecture, evacuated after the worst nuclear disaster in Japan, will be served to government officials for 9 days in a bid to demonstrate the safety of the country’s most-beloved crop, a local broadcaster reported. The rice cultivated in several decontaminated fields in the Yamakiya…
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What Is Happening To Alaska? Is Fukushima Responsible For The Mass Animal Deaths?

The Truth Wins by Michael Snyder Why are huge numbers of dead birds dropping dead and washing up along the coastlines of Alaska?  It is being reported that many of the carcases of the dead birds are “broken open and bleeding”.  The photo of some of these dead birds at…
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Fukushima continues to contaminate environment; cleanup expected to take decades

Natural News by Jonathan Benson Cleanup efforts at the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility were taken up a notch recently, as crews began hauling the spent fuel rods out of the infamous Reactor 4, which sustained terminal damage when the tsunami struck it back in 2011. But this is…
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