Dolphins die near Fukushima

A large group of dolphins have been found dead on a beach near the Fukushima Nuclear Power Station.

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Scientists discovered that the cause of death was ischemia, an affliction linked to slow exposure to radiation.

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The chief of the researching team stated “Most of the lungs looked entirely white and the internal organs were generally clean without any symptoms of disease or infection, but most of the lungs were in ischaemia state.”

Tons of radioactive water have been seeping into the groundwater reserves or has been pumped directly into the sea following the disaster in March 2011, when the reactor at Fukushima was hit by a Tsumani, causing a disaster that has still not been resolved.

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