Research proposal about Fukushima Daiichi nuclear
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... Daiichi nuclear disaster: a Research Proposal As a result of the March 11 magnitude 9.0 Tohoku earthquake, the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant suffer a series of fires and equipment failures that led to the release of radioactive materials. Given the total amount of radioactive material released since the nuclear crisis at Fukushima nuclear power plant began, the crisis has been rated a level 7 nuclear crises, the same level as the Chernobyl disaster (Black). Indeed, the Japan’s Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency and the Nuclear Safety Commission estimated the total amount of radioactive materials at 370,000 TBq and 630,000 TBq, respectively. Either way, the figures are way beyond the...