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Tōkyō : Japan | Apr 05, 2012 at 12:54 AM PDT
Source: Japan Today
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Thursday that radioactive water containing strontium-90 leaked out of the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea. Strontium-90 is a radioactive isotope of strontium, with a half-life of 28.8 years. Its presence in the human body can cause bone cancer, cancer of nearby tissues and leukemia.... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
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