Category Archives: Fukushima

California Beach Radiation Not From Fukushima

A lot of concern has been expressed about recent reports and videos showing high levels of radiation on a beach in Half Moon Bay, just South of Pillar Point Harbor.  It has been attributed  to Fukushima.  Local officials have been …


Fukushima Spent Fuel Removal Delayed?

Work was to begin as early as this Friday to remove spent fuel rods from the unit 4 reactor site at Fukushima Daiichi.  Japan Times reports that there will be a delay of up to two weeks while tests are …


Geiger Counters, Radioactive Water and a Wall of Ice

We are generally dedicated to Geiger Counters – the noble tool that lets us see and learn about the invisible realm of radiation that ionizes. We also post about  radiation detection in general. We get many questions about radiation detection. …