Wednesday, April 25, 2012

HOW SOON OUR ATTENTION SPAN RUNS OUT
















Just over a year ago, the Fukushima nuclear disaster had us all on the edge of our seats and sending urgent are-you-okay emails to our pals on Tokyo. Now it’s almost as thought
 it never happened. But it did and the danger still lurks.

"In the aftermath of the world’s worst nuclear power disaster, the news media is just beginning to grasp that the dangers to Japan and the rest of the world posed by the Fukushima-Dai-Ichi site are far from over.   After repeated warnings by former senior Japanese officials, nuclear experts, and now a U.S. Senator, it is sinking in that the irradiated nuclear fuel stored in spent fuel pools amidst the reactor ruins may have far greater potential offsite consequences  than the molten cores. After visiting the site recently, Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) wrote to Japan's ambassador to the U.S. stating that, "loss of containment in any of these pools could result in an even greater release than the initial accident." Click here for more

The secret word is Roentgen 

1 comment:

JoHnny ~ said...

the secret word could be a unit of radiation exposure..in 1914 the germans were making 'aspirin' while 'Sterling Products' had their noses stuck around 'quack water-crystals..all roads lead to IG FARBEN, the real money behind Hitler..warning from the 'dustbin of history' ~