Second reactor at Fukushima explodes Monday

By Megan Carpentier
Monday, March 14, 2011 8:26 EDT
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Hydrogen exploded at a second reactor at the TEPCO nuclear power plant in Fukushima Monday, injuring 6 workers who were attempting a controlled release to relieve pressure.

Watch the video, first uploaded by Reuters on March 14, 2011, below:

Megan Carpentier
Megan Carpentier is the executive editor of Raw Story. She previously served as an associate editor at Talking Points Memo; the editor of news and politics at Air America; an editor at Jezebel.com; and an associate editor at Wonkette. Her published works include pieces for the Washington Post, the Washington Independent, Ms Magazine, RH Reality Check, the Women's Media Center, On the Issues, the New York Press, Bitch and Women's eNews.
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