Tag: Fukushima Daiichi

FISSION EVENT and Fire at Fukushima #4

This is TEPCO video of the #4 fuel pool at Fukushima Daiichi just after midnight last night, June 14, 2011.
It is on fire by 00:46.
There is an explosion at the back of the structure which is captured in frame 1:05.
There …

Fukushima Could Be Worse — And It Will Be

UPDATED – 30 APRIL with the confirmation of the senior Japanese advisor that all three reactors have melted down: Crossposted from ex-skf’s blog  with a H/T to Francisco Gonzalez.
F-Daiichi is releasing 154 teraBecquerels of radionuclide particulate matter a day.  Almost …