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Ocean forecast for Japan: 4/5

I’m actually quite heartened that they found today a source of the radiation leak into the ocean.  In a post last week I mentioned how the high radiation values several kilometers upstream of the Fukushima site were indicative of more … Continue reading

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Ocean transport from real-time models

The discovery of extremely high radiation levels in the ocean adjacent to the Fukushima plant is the latest development in the crisis.  The measurement site is located several kilometers north of the reactors, yet the prevailing currents over the past week … Continue reading

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