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    This is something we're talking about in work, people are falling into 2 camps 1 don't think theres anything to worry about at all but others are really worried :(

    What do you think?

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    Quote Originally Posted by disnut, post: 247820
    This is something we're talking about in work, people are falling into 2 camps 1 don't think theres anything to worry about at all but others are really worried :(

    What do you think?
    I don't think you've got anything to worry about unless you happen to actually be in Japan.

    If you're in the UK, the prevailing winds in Japan would take the radiation over the pacific toward the US first. From a US perspective, there's so much distance involved that the threat of anything serious happening is almost nil.

    So no, unless you're living in Fukushima prefecture and the surrounding areas, I don't believe you have anything to worry about.

    Tom (... I think I'll go watch my copy of Dr. Strangelove now!)

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Technology makes human success but on the other hand human canít control technology impacts. Explosion of nuclear plants in japan should effect the all over the world. Because of water and rain.

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