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Fukushima Aborts Latest Robot Mission Inside Reactor; Radiation At “Unimaginable” Levels

Monday, February 20, 2017 0:32
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zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 19, 2017 7:40 PM

Two years after sacrificing one robot, TEPCO officials have aborted the

A “scorpion” robot sent into a Japanese nuclear reactor to learn about the damage suffered in a tsunami-induced meltdown had its mission aborted after the probe ran into trouble, Tokyo Electric Power company said Thursday. As Phys.org reports, TEPCO, the operator of the Fukushima nuclear plant, sent the remote-controlled device into the No. 2 reactor where radiation levels have recently hit record highs.ir latest robot mission inside the Fukushima reactor after the ‘scorpion’ became unresponsive as it investigated the previously discovered hole where the core is believed to have melted.

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