What is a Meltdown?

What is a Meltdown?

September 18, 2012

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has warned there is no water left in the spent fuel pool of reactor No. 4 at the plant, resulting in “extremely high” radiation levels. High-pressure water cannons will now be used to try and spray water into the reactors. Source

Risk of Meltdown

Risk of Meltdown

August 27, 2012

Risk of meltdown of a nuclear reactor. Source