07 Apr '11, 12pm

Radioactivity in the ocean: Diluted, but far from harmless #japan #earthquake

With contaminated water from Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear complex continuing to pour into the Pacific, scientists are concerned about how that radioactivity might affect marine life. Although the ocean’s capacity to dilute radiation is huge, signs are that nuclear isotopes are already moving up the local food chain.

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/radioactivity_in_the_ocean_d...

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