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Nuclear safety 101

by Jaakko Nissiat 2011-03-12 22:28:49

About two days ago a magnitude 8.8(8.9?) earthquake, a tsunami and a number of aftershocks hit the east coast of japan. Among the sheer amount of human tradegy there was one event that really stood out.

The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant suffered a power failure as the tsunami cut off-site power and apparently made the on-site diesel generators be counted as off-site power source as well. This led to the coolant circulation system failure, temperature buildup in the core and currently some kind of explosion, some radiation leak but apparently no core meltdown at least. This has had me pondering all day...

Japanissa kaikki hyvin.

by Jaakko Nissiat 2011-03-11 12:07:38

Kauppalehti kertoo että japanissa kaikki on hyvin, eikä marimekko-myymälöissä ole hätää.

Jotain suhteellisuudentajua saatana!

Briefly in English: The Finnish economic magazine Kauppalehti reports that everything is okay in the Marimekko stores in Japan. O.o