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Underreported: Fukushima Update

Thursday, November 17, 2011

The crisis at the Fukushima reactor in Japan has been out of the headlines, but that doesn’t mean the crisis has been solved. We’ll speak with Dr. Edwin Lyman, a senior staff scientist in the Global Security program at the Union of Concerned Scientists

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Comments [3]

Leonard -
Ask about the viability of Thorium reactors.

Nov. 17 2011 01:41 PM
Gregg from NYC

On point of allowable levels, US agencies (EPA, FDA) have been having closed door meetings discussing raising allowable limits just as proposed in Japan.

Nov. 17 2011 01:38 PM
Gregg from NYC

I hope you ask about:
US response vs. German Response re future of nuclear power;
Amount of radiation dumped into Pacific Ocean;
Fallout that made its way to N. America & how the US stopped monitoring for it over the summer & no longer updates its public RadNet reports.

Nov. 17 2011 01:34 PM

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