(4 pm. – promoted by ek hornbeck)
UPDATE 1-Japan says plutonium found at Fukushima
TOKYO, March 28 (Reuters) – Plutonium has been found in soil at various points within Japan’s stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex but does not present a risk to human health, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) said on Monday.
Hazardous Radiation Detected Outside Damaged Japanese Reactor
Radiation levels that can prove fatal were detected outside reactor buildings at Japan’s Fukushima Dai-Ichi plant for the first time, complicating efforts to contain the worst disaster since Chernobyl in 1986.
It’ll be intersting to see how the spinners describe this.