Sunday, March 27, 2011

Uncertainty as Japan's radiation levels surge - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Uncertainty as Japan's radiation levels surge - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation): "The Japanese government says it does not know when its nuclear crisis will end as radiation levels surge near the stricken Fukushima power plant.

The amount of radioactive iodine in the sea near the plant has increased tenfold since Tuesday, reaching more than 1,000 times the legal limit.

Inside the plant, workers have found pools of water with radiation levels 10,000 times higher than normal."