RADIATION LEVELS HARMFUL TO HEALTH Japan’s Prime Minister Naoto Kan said that radiation has spread from four reactors of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Fukushima province to levels that can affect health.
As Tokyo Electric Power Company engineers were working to stabilize three nuclear reactors damaged by last week’s earthquake, a second explosion disrupted efforts to cool fuel rods and prevent a meltdown. A hydrogen explosion occurred […]
An explosion was reported at Tokyo Electric Power Company’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant Saturday at about 0630 GMT. The explosion has apparently not breached the containment vessel. Several workers were reported injured in the […]