Saturday, March 12, 2011

Three Mile Island Japan Earthquake Live

Three Mile Island, in the US, in 1979, and Chernobyl, in Ukraine, seven years later. You can think of the core of a Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). The light water reactor meltdown at Three Mile Island in 1979 resulted the release of radioactive gases in the most serious incident in the history of the US nuclear power industry.