Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Strange Skies Over Fukushima Daiichi

As viewed from the Futaba cam

I have more screenshots of the Futaba cam. I think the effect is from the very high gamma and other forms of radiation at the site illuminated by the rising sun. The visible effects are not "natural" looking at all, as illustrated by this pink staining of radioactive emissions as viewed from TEPCO cam 1 at 7:47 am, well past sunrise: