“This is huge. For the first time, they’re using that dreaded word, ‘breach.’ “Plutonium is the most toxic chemical known to science. A speck of plutonium, a millionth of a gram, could cause cancer.”
Even worse, a breach could force workers at the plant to evacuate. The reactors would then melt down, creating “permanent dead zones in Japan.” and a disaster far worse than Chernobyl.
His relatives and friends in Japan have evacuated to the US.