Visiting my families in Iwaki city. (13-14/10/2013)

I went to see my uncle and ants in Iwaki city. My uncle had to evacuate for a few months. The radiation doses in Iwaki city were relatively law, although the city is 42 km away from Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Now the radiation doses are 0.06-0.15uSV/hour. After the disaster about 24.000 people evacuated…

Wunderland Kalkar

This amusement park is featured by several news papers in Japan, to consider the reuse of nuclear reactor. Actually the location is not so far from the Netherlands where we live, we can visit there once.    Wunderland Kalkar is an amusement park in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, just north ofDüsseldorf. It is built on the former site of SNR-300, a…

NHK special documentary – Contaminated water in Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant

This is 1 hour TV documentary broadcasted on 01/12/2013 from 9PM on National Television NHK.  It explains well what ‘s going on now in Fukushima nuclear power plant, how difficult to solve the crisis.. 汚染水 ~福島第一原発 危機の真相~/NHKスペシャル NHK special (TV program) ~ Contaminated water in Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant ~   link:

Agri (http://www.agricoffee.com) 12/10, 15/10/2013

My friend took me to a café, Agri in Fukushima city. The café was opened in Iidate Village 20 years ago (30-40km from Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant). The family of the owner had to evacuate because of the nuclear disaster. In Iidate the owner has been a project member to revitalize the village. Iidate is…

My friends in Fukushima (2) 12/10/2013

I had worked in Fukushima University Hospital as a midwife from 1979 till 1989. For lunch I visited my friends as well as ex-colleagues, H. and Y.. H. lives very nice house in Watari area with her husband. Watari area used to have many hot spots. By implementing decontamination the radiation dose in air is much lower…

Nature near Tsuchiyu and an encounter

After walking in Tsuchiyu town I went to see the surrounding of the town. Nature was very beautiful there. At the end of the day I went to take a public bath. My friend and I met two local middle age women. One of them evacuated by nuclear disaster and was working at a farm to…

Decontamination (Fukushima city) 11/10

The decontamination in Fukushima city almost all done, although it is difficult to complete. Asahi newspaper accused its corner-cuttings in June 2013.  The place with much nature is more difficult to get better effect. There is a problem what you would like to do the decontaminated things, too. The nuclear disaster once happened and then…