Japan News Links

High level of iodine 131 in seawater near N-plant

A high level of radioactive iodine has been detected in seawater near Japan’s troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The facility was hit by the March 11th earthquake and tsunami. More at NHK WORLD TV (an English language 24-hour international news and information channel.) News script available here.

Associated Press: Radiation Forces Pullout From Around Japan Plant – includes statement from Akihito, the Emperor of Japan

AP video – Obama Harmful Radiation not expected in US

Robert Bowman, former Director of Advanced Space Programs Development for the U.S. Air Force, talks with Alex Jones about the Fukushima situation.

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FOX NEWS Breaking the news 3/16/2011 Sheppard Smith was host









News to understand the Japan nuclear emergency

Tokyo Electric Power Company Plant Status of Fukushima Daini Nuclear Power Station

Green Action Japan

The Fukushima updates have moved to:

Bloomberg Anywhere March 15 Earthquake of Magnitude 6.1 Shakes Japan’s Shizuoka

BBC News – Explosion at Japan nuclear plant

Bloomberg Businessweek – Japan Says Reactor Intact After Blast; Meltdown Is Possible

DC Bureau – Fission Criticality In Cooling Ponds Threaten Explosion At Fukushima

KPFA Flashpoints, for March 14, 2011 – Helen Caldicott audio

Volcano & Earthquake Watch March 14-19 Thebarcaroller’s Channel Nice solar and satellite data


Tsunami Footage

US Treasuries braced for sell-off after Japan quake

Wall Street Journal – Treasurys Rise; 30-Year Bond Weighed By Fear Of Japanese Sales

News to understand what you can do

Google Crisis Response – 2011 Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami

Nuclear Radiation Levels

Mineralab Radiation Network Map

The New York Times Scientists Project Path of Radiation Plume

Treatments for Nuclear Contamination – Iodine – Glutathione – Natural Chelation – Clay – Baking Soda

How to Detox Your Body of Depleted Uranium Residues, the Effects of Radiation, and Radioactive Contamination

Surviving Radiation

Personal Geiger Counters

The Geiger Counter Journal

Nuclear Fallout Alert – Special EON blog

Business Report The Chronicle with Bloomberg
Pressure, Radiation Rising at Japanese Reactors After Quake
Joonhong Ahn interviewed
Friday, March 11, 2011

Radiation Levels, Pressure Rise at Japanese Reactors Damaged in Earthquake
Joonhong Ahn interviewed
Friday, March 11, 2011

Technology Review Published by MIT
Crisis Continues at Nuclear Power Plants
Jasmina Vujic Interviewed
Friday, March 11, 2011

ABC online
UC Berkeley engineers concerned about reactor leak
Joonhong Ahn interviewed
Saturday, March 12, 2011

ABC online
Top nuclear scientists help Japan with nuke calculations
Don Olander and Jasmina Vujic interviewed
Monday, March 14, 2011

ABC online
Jasmina Vujic interviewed
Japan crisis threatens global nuclear development
Monday, March 14, 2011

ABC online
Japan’s Nuclear Emergency: Third Fukushima Reactor Failing/After Two Explosions at Plant, Third Reactor’s Fuel Rods Exposed
Peter Hoseman interviewed

San Francisco Chronicle
Japan works to contain nuclear reactor meltdowns
Jasmina Vujic interviewed

KPFY Letters and Politics
Jasmina Vujic Interview
March 15, 2011 at 10 am

Students News Daily
Japan Works to Contain Nuclear Rector Meltdowns

KQED Radio

Japan’s Nuclear Crisis, Tue, Mar 15, 2011 – 9:00 am



  • Jerrold Bushberg, professor of radiology and director of health physics programs at UC Davis
  • Per Peterson, professor and chair of the Department of Nuclear Engineering at UC Berkeley

ABC News with Diane Sawyer

Japan Earthquake: Radiation Leaking After Fukushima Nuclear Plant Explodes

March 15, 2011


Peter Hosemann and Edward Morse, comments

104.1 FM radio (Tucson)

Japan Nuclear Crisis: Radiation Exposure Fears Grow After Blast, Fire

March 15, 2011


Peter Hosemann and Edward Morse, comments

Wall Street Journal, March 16, 2011

Obama’s Energy Policy Faces Pressure

White House Resists Calls From Democrats for a Review of Nuclear-Plant Safety; Official Cites Rigorous Regulations