Japan has been hit by an earthquake of 7.3 Scale on Richter off Fukushima, Prefecture coast to-day and Tsunami Alert has been issued. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9f0dAEQc9Kg Japan's meteorological agency said the quake was an aftershock of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that struck the same area in 2011, killing about 19,000 people and devastating the Fukushima … Continue reading Earthquake Japan 7.3 Helplines
48-foot wall of water hit Japanese nuclear power plant http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/04/09/japan.nuclear.reactors/index.html?hp... Video shows tsunami crashing into Fukushima nuclear site By Brian Walker and Matt Smith, CNN April 9, 2011 4:02 p.m. EDT Click to play 48-foot wave hits nuclear plant STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Video shows the March 11 tsunami swamping the plant Nuclear plants will now … Continue reading 48Foot Tsunami Video.
Radioactivity in Salt from sea may pose a problem. Also Radioactivity at 10 million times higher is very serious. Related: Neighbours take fright over radiation threat. * Expert says levels not dangerous * Tourist arrivals plunge in peak season * Sparks debate over nuclear safety in the U.S. (Adds TEPCO statement, trace radioactivity detected … Continue reading Radioactivity US Concerns.In Japan, One Million Times Greater. Videos.
Japanese workers have stopped the leak of radioactive water from the earthquake-damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant, but the situation is still far from under control, according to a confidential US Nuclear Regulatory report obtained by the New York Times. The report identifies a wide array of problems including build-ups of hydrogen gas … Continue reading Japan Plugs Radioactive Water Leak.
Related: Beta Decay http://library.thinkquest.org/3471/radiation_types_body.html nausea vomiting headache some loss of white blood cells Although a dose of just 25 rems causes some detectable changes in blood, doses to near 100 rems usually have no immediate harmful effects. Doses above 100 rems cause the first signs of radiation sickness including: Doses of 300 rems or … Continue reading JapanRadioactive Water, Threatens U.S. Tuna-Live Video.