Fukushima radiation to hit West Coast

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(NaturalNews) Debris from the decimated Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in Japan has been wafting toward the U.S. West Coast for years, ever since the plant was struck by a gigantic earthquake-generated tsunami three years ago this month.

Now, it is finally set to reach our shores, and it is bringing contamination with it.

According to reports, the radiation-tainted debris is set to arrive sometime next month, based on current models. And, already, the government’s “models” are predicting that the amount of radiation will be miniscule.

USA Today reported:

Current models predict that the radiation will be at extremely low levels that won’t harm humans or the environment, said Ken Buesseler, a chemical oceanographer at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution who presented research on the issue last week.

Go ahead, be ‘alarmist’

Hedging his bet, however, Buesseler — along with some other scientists — went on to say that more…

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