Skip to content

“Timeline: A Nuclear Crisis Unfolds In Japan” via NPR

The situation at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has been changing rapidly and growing increasingly complex since the earthquake and tsunami hit on March 11. Problems began that day, and each day has brought new, unsettling developments. With unique conditions at each reactor, slightly different responses are required. But the most common response at this point is water. Workers are pumping water into the cores of Units 1, 2 and 3 and adding water to the spent fuel pools at 3, 4, 5 and 6. Each reactor has a used fuel pool in the upper level of their buildings. Getting water to the spent fuel pools at Units 3 and 4 from the air and ground proved difficult for several days after radiation levels spiked. Safety officials say they continue to be most concerned about the pools at Unit 3 and 4. External power had reached most of the units by March 23. Below is a chart showing the status of each of the six reactors, with the most recent information as possible.

Continue reading at “Timeline: A Nuclear Crisis Unfolds In Japan”.

Posted in *English.

Tagged with .

9 Responses

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.

  1. satta matka says

    satta matka number today fix matka number today and how much time taken to index

    • شفا کلینیک says

      روش های درمانی متعددی برای درمان بواسیر وجود دارد. درمیان تمام روش های نوین و سنتی، درمان بواسیر با لیزر یکی از بهترین روش های درمانی هموروئید است. برای اطلاعات بیشتر درباره لیزر بواسیر می توانید به وبسایت شفا کلینیک مراجعه کنید

  2. joker123c says

    many bom in fuku

  3. auto rolling shutter bd says

    Hence, one can save on the air conditioning cost during the hot season and use it to the fullest when the air conditioners are not functioning.

  4. تهویه نوین ایرانیان says

    مینی چیلر، نوعی چیلر در ابعاد کوچک تر می باشد و عملکرد آن همانند چیلر می باشد. مینی چیلرها حجم کوچکتری نسبت به چیلر دارند. این نوع مینی چیلرها نیازی به برج خنک کننده ندارند. این دستگاه قابل مصرف در اماکن اداری، واحد تجاری و مسکونی و با متراژ کوچک قابل استفاده می باشد. دستگاه هایی که شرکت تهویه نوین ایرانیان ارائه می دهد دارای گارانتی تعویض بوده و بیش از 10 سال دارای خدمات پس از فروش می باشد.

  5. advanced systemcare crack says

    advanced systemcare crack is a complete tool for updating and upgrading your computer for free, so it works well. You can use Windows Cleaner to scan your computer and improve its functionality to remove spyware, viruses, and junk files. The program will show you the full report within minutes, including spyware, registry errors, saved files, reusable machines, and deleted damaged parts. In addition, it can improve access, improve the system, increase security, analyze hard drives, upgrade and troubleshoot.

  6. bull says

    Hello there! This is kind of off topic but I need some guidance from an established blog. Is it very difficult to set up your own to begin. Do you have any ideas or suggestions? Appreciate it


Some HTML is OK

or, reply to this post via trackback.