Why Did Fukushima Explode?

Good morning, John. Suddenly, along with the disaster in Japan, it has become kind of necessary to understand a little bit about how nuclear reactors work. And so I hope that you will excuse me postponing my Thoughts from Haiti and instead giving in direction as to how nuclear reactors work and how that pertains […]

High levels of strontium detected at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

Nitrogen gas injection begins at Fukushima plant The operator of the disabled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says it has begun injecting nitrogen gas into the containment vessel of one of the reactors. Tokyo Electric Power Company says the injection is aimed at preventing hydrogen from exploding inside the containment vessel at the No. 1 […]

4/29 Nuclear Power Plants? No Thanks

“The next major earthquake is near!” “Shutdown nuclear power plants!” “Don’t turn our hometown into a nuclear wasteland!” Goodbye nuclear power plants We don’t need nuke plants “State must protect lives” Nuclear power no thanks! We don’t need nuclear power plants! Shutdown Ikata A nuclear reactor’s like a toilet You get really powerful shit in […]