TMI Update: Jan 14, 2024


Did you catch "The Meltdown: Three Mile Island" on Netflix?
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This radioactive plume measured via aerial surveillance on March 31, 1979 shows just how narrow the path of radiation travel can be. Releases passing between the stationary ground-based monitors went undetected in 1979. The narrow plume path also explains why health effects can be found in one neighborhood and not another.

 

As charted by the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory

The following three testimonials are from “Three Mile Island: The People’s Testament,” (1989), a series of interviews with approximately 250 Three Mile Island (TMI) area residents from 1979 to 1988 done by Katagiri Mitsuru, Professor of Social Psychology at Kyoto Seika University and Aileen M. Smith, free-lance journalist and co-author of the book Minamata.

 


Marie Holowka, Farmer, Zion’s View, PA

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Saturday March 31, 1979

DAY 4

 
from the President's Commission report

Part 1

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Friday March 30, 1979

DAY 3

 
from the President's Commission report

Part 1

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Thursday March 29, 1979

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March 28, 1979

DAY 1
from the President's Commission report

Part 1

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TMI Reactor Building 2 might become a permanent waste site.

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