Published: August 11, 2012
By Jessica Ilyse Smith
Second Explosion at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. (Photo: Wikipedia Creative Commons)
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Living on Earth's Bruce Gellerman and Steve Curwood speak with Arjun Makhajani from The Institute for Energy and Environmental Research.
In this clip Dr. Makhijani speaks about the threats of Japan's destabilized nuclear reactors in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami.
His written piece, "Post-Tsunami Situation at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan: Facts, Analysis, and Some Potential Outcomes," is available on the IEER's website here: http://www.ieer.org/index.html
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