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    Welcome To Fukushima Watch, offering the latest information in the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster. On March 11, 2011, a tsunami struck the coast of Japan, destroying three nuclear reactors and severely damaging a fourth nuclear reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant. Since then, hundreds of tons of radioactive waste have leaked into ocean, contaminating life… [Continue Reading]


Buddhist plants daisies to absorb Fukushima radiation

The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has been scrambling to find a way to contain radiation leaking from the Fukushima site. Efforts to create a barrier around the power plant by freezing the soil have been a total failure. Perhaps TEPCO can taken a lesson from Buddhist monk, Koyu Abe, who has instigated the planting of millions of sunflowers to absorb radiation from the power plant. Koyu … [Read More...]


Fukushima Prefecture tearing families apart; local mothers faced with impossible choice to stay or leave

The meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant is tearing families apart. More than four years after the catastrophe, mothers in the Fukushima Prefecture are faced with a moral dilemma to stay or leave. One of the main concerns of mothers who live at the Fukushima Prefecture constantly is the threat of radiation and how it may hurt their children's health. If the mothers choose to leave, … [Read More...]

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