The Fukushima Catastrophe by The Numbers

The Fukushima Catastrophe by The Numbers

March 9, 2013

The March 2011 nuclear disaster at Fukushima, Japan, has overtaken Chernobyl and 3 Mile Island in its severity, according to The Nuclear Policy Program. Spokesperson James Acton said, “Fukusihima is the most complicated and dramatic nuclear accident ever.” It topped the International Nuclear Events Scale, scoring a record-breaking “7? out of 7 for “serious accident.” […]