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Fukushima "Explainer" for Children

The IntersectionBy Sheril KirshenbaumMar 21, 2011 3:34 AM

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Andrew Revkin's posted this amazing “explainer” for kids on what's happening at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan:

Noticed via @lilliloquy on Twitter (and her blog): “Unique way to explain the situation in Fukushima..” She’s not kidding. The English translation of the animation includes: “Everyone jumped as Nuclear Boy let out a big bang… Did he just poo?? We measured the stinky level around Nuclear Boy…” (Subbed) Nuclear Boy うんち・おならで例える原発解説 (by GenkiRadio)

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