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Old 01-31-2014, 08:23 AM   #1
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Exclamation Sallafield, UK: Elevated Levels of Radioactivity



Non-essencial staff was asked to stay home after "elevated levels of radioactivity" had been detected at the Sallafield nuclear plant in the UK.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/ene...-detected.html
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Old 01-31-2014, 09:34 PM   #2
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Yeah well non-essencial people are very sick indeed .

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Had a look at the site on Google Earth and those cooling towers shown in the newspaper no longer exist. Not much generating happening there! Google Earth displays 2008 as date of their view, why did the newspaper show such and old picture?
They claim site is back to normal operations.
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From Wiki:


http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...uk_-_50827.jpg
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From wiki:

Sellafield is a nuclear reprocessing site, close to the village of Seascale on the coast of the Irish Sea in Cumbria, England. The site is served by Sellafield railway station. Sellafield incorporates the original nuclear reactor site at Windscale, which is currently undergoing decommissioning and dismantling, and Calder Hall, another neighbour of Windscale, which is also undergoing decommissioning and dismantling of its four nuclear power generating reactors.
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Looks like Wiki is using an old picture as well.

Have a look on Google Earth at 54 25'03.74" N 3 29'45.49" W and you can see where the cooling towers were. All other buildings showing shadows. None from the cooling towers.
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