Taking steps to have radiation contained

Daily Yomiuri – http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/dy/national/T110402002976.htm

Resin sprayed on grounds
Test-spraying of a resin solution over debris and the ground to seal in radioactive substances that might otherwise spread further into the environment has begun at Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant.

Largest Concrete Pump headed to Japan
http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-31/srs-concrete-pump-heading-japan-nuclear-site?v=1301580247

NYT – From Far Labs, a Vivid Picture Emerges of Japan Crisis

I don’t know how much I necessarily believe that they can make better assessments from further away, but, I do enjoy this part.

At the same time, the evaluations also show that the reactors at Fukushima Daiichi escaped the deadliest outcomes — a complete meltdown of the plant.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/03/science/03meltdown.html?_r=2&hp

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