This past week more information has surface about the 3/11 earthquake in Japan, as well as the details surrounding the nuclear crisis in Fukushima. It now looks as if two of the reactors has a complete meltdown, and early on in the crisis.
TEPCO had been using containment and cooling strategies under the assumption that the reactors had only suffered partial meltdowns, as a worst-case scenario.
As challenges burden the already challenged Japanese economy, the Japanese people seem to be growing more opposed to their nation’s heavy reliance on nuclear energy.
Here are some stories from the week: