A dome-shaped rooftop covers key equipment at Unit 3 reactor of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant ahead of a fuel removal from its storage pool in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, northeast Japan, Jan. 25, 2018. (AP/Mari Yamaguchi)
A Chilling Choice

Fukushima Passes Chernobyl as Worst Nuclear Disaster in History: Does Anyone Care?

The continued cover-up of the Fukushima impacts in Japan is likely due to the widespread contamination of soil, vegetation, and water prolific enough that it would lead to evacuations so massive in scope they could collapse Japan’s economy, the third largest in the world.