Saturday, November 12, 2011

Best Place for Up-to-the-Minute Radiation Readings for All of Japan

In English 日本語もあり ここです (。 Nationwide readings. Proper measurements by independent worldwide volunteer organization called Safecast. If that link doesn't work, see:

There have been many recent stories of high radiation readings in Tokyo that were proven to be not related to Fukushima. For example, false alarms in the water, in Tokyo's Setagaya Ward, and a litany of others, Safecast data proves that Tokyo is well within safe limits and has lower radiation levels than major international cities such as Rome, Italy or Hong Kong, China.

PBS recently featured Safecast:

From Youtube:

Eight months after a tsunami caused a nuclear accident in Japan, ordinary people are using new technology and the power of crowdsourcing to find radiation hotspots. NewsHour science correspondent Miles O\'Brien reports from Japan.

The results still show several danger zones in and around Fukushima... The Tokyo areas show completely safe levels. Please check your area for yourself.


Anonymous said...

Thanks for this!
-Amanda P.

Anonymous said...

After I had a very opinion than you in April regarding this topic I must say that both links you have been posting-safecast and ex-skf -are very good. Thanks for this!