Fukushima’s post-quake troubles right now ranks 4 on this chart, according to news casts. In other words, it’s an accident with local impact not something dangerous to those outside the area. We don’t know yet what that means for the sailors on aircraft carries USS Ronald Reagan, which “passed through a radioactive plume” before being moved out of the area.
We’ll keep you posted.
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