Tag: Fukushima Prefecture

First Measurements of Leakage from Fukushima Reactor

The first estimate of the amount of radiation that leaked from the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant in the wake of the devastating tsunami have been released by atmospheric chemists from the University of California, Sa Diego.

New Photos From Fukushima

The Tokyo Electric Power Company has released new images from Fukushima, depicting the current problem and photos of the day of the tsunami.

Radioactive Material Found in Seawater near Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station

Radioactive materials have been detected in seawater south of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station according to a press release from the Tokyo Electric Power Company. The radioactive materials were found from seawater around the discharge canal, which runs south from the nuclear plant which was damaged by the earthquake on March 11.