Fukushima Daiichi Disaster – Beyond-Design-Basis External Events?

On July 17, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

I have been reading here and there that both strength of earthquake and height of tsunami at Fukushima Daiichi were exaggerated and that the disaster is man-made. Here’s my summary up to now on this subject. (Links on this post will open in new windows.) About Tsunami Height: This is an article dated May 21, […]

Hiroaki Koide – Anti-Nuclear Nuclear Researcher at Kyoto University

On July 4, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

As you may have noticed after Fukushima Daiichi Disaster, only a few nuclear experts, like Arnie Gunderson of Fairewind Associates, are giving their opinions in public even in the US. Koide Hiroaki is assistant professor at Kyoto University Research Reactor Institute (KURRI). He has been advocating to abandon all nuclear power for last 40 years; […]

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant – What are those smokes and flashes in the night?

On June 29, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

Since around June 10, on Youtube, I noticed that people have been wondering about smokes(or steam?)and flashes that Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant live cam captured more than several nights. Smokes are shooting up from reactor No. 4 and some time looks from No. 3 as well and bright flashes later on. There is no talk on main stream media on this […]