quote: How could you be passionate about anything and NOT want to change peoples minds.
quote: We all want people to agree with us, or even better, change their opinion to ours.
quote: I think using the past tense and precising *partial* meltdown would make the article look a little more professional.
quote: Someone else whose first name might or might not start with a 'J' ...
quote: Or maybe we can start in 150 years when the Cs-137 decays to acceptable levels?
quote: So, with a half-life of uranium at 4.47 billion years, we have roughly 13 billion years to wait before we can make jokes?
quote: yes, too soon. IMHO a good guideline is if people are still suffering due to a disaster then it's too soon to make light of.
quote: In 22 samples of seaweed, ten contained five times the legal limit of iodine 131 and 20 times of caesium 137. This is an issue for several reasons, including the fact that the Japanese household consumes almost 7 lbs of seaweed annually
quote: On March 11, 2011, a 9.0-magnitude earthquake struck Japan, resulting in the disabling of reactor cooling systems
quote: According to Greenpeace, "significant amounts" of radioactive material had slipped into the sea. In fact, illegal amounts of iodine and caesium were found in seaweed as far as 40 miles from the Fukushima Daiichi plant.