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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 6, 2011 | 9:41 am | 1,023 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; a much needed outcome in Japan, as workers find and plug a massive radiation leak. That while engineers use a strategy to prevent another hydrogen explosion at Fukushima Dai-ichi. In Pennsylvania, a familiar name is sizing up a run for Auditor General, and without a compromise in Washington, its lights off and doors locked.

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Fukushima Paralyzes Japan’s Fishing Industry

By at April 5, 2011 | 1:05 pm | 120 Comments

Fukushima Paralyzes Japan’s Fishing Industry

With the level of radiation rising in seawater near the Fukushima Dai-ichi power plant, the Japanese government is setting safety standards for the consumption of fish. That after finding fish carrying sky high loads of radiation. Tests were conducted on some species recovered about 50 miles from Fukushima, in water that is, if the readings are correct, several million times over Japan’s legal limit.

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No, Better Option in Japan but to release Radioactive Water into the Pacific Ocean

By at April 4, 2011 | 12:34 pm | 865 Comments

No, Better Option in Japan but to release Radioactive Water into the Pacific Ocean

The water now circling the facility has prolonged attempts at re-starting the plant’s cooling systems, which is the most important task in trying to gain control of Fukushima. The nuclear power facility is comparable to a runaway train carrying fuel rods, and its been that way since a tsunami and earthquake struck Japan on March 11.

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