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Response to AsahinaKimi (Reply #26)

Mon Mar 11, 2013, 12:41 PM

43. They discussed Fukushima in the NOVA episode.

It was really scary to watch the reactor explosions. And, it's frightening to know that the situation there is still ongoing two years later. Many of the videos I saw right after the earthquake showed the waves coming in elsewhere. One could see the water rising against multi-story buildings, one floor after another, while smaller buildings got covered with water. What saddened me was all the cars and vans that were being carried along by the waves. I kept hoping all of that their occupants were able to get to high ground before they got swept away. I still do, two years later, even though I know better.

Another thing that I found really unsettling were the huge whirlpools. NOVA featured footage a large ship spinning toward the center of one of them.

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