et in reality, we can’t deal with a sizeable pile of radioactive waste, even long after the chain reaction has stopped.
Gundersen’s conclusions speak loudly: “Somehow, robotically, they will have to go in there and manage to put it in a container and store it for infinity, and that technology doesn’t exist. Nobody knows how to pick up the molten core from the floor, there is no solution available now for picking that up from the floor.”
So do those of Dr Sawada, another scientist interviewed by Dahr Jamail: “Until we know how to safely dispose of the radioactive materials generated by nuclear plants, we should postpone these activities so as not to cause further harm to future generations.”
Fukushima is worse than what we are being told.
A little glimpse at political life is provided by the list made available yesterday of the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer’s meetings with newspaper executives since the election of May 2010.