Author: Far Ocean
IT House July 21st According to CCTV reports, on July 15th, a new study published by Columbia University in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences showed that some islands in the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, where radioactive pollution Even more than Chernobyl and Fukushima.
The researchers conducted a soil sample test on some uninhabited islands in the Marshall Islands and found that the islands have 10 to 1000 times the nuclear radiation intensity of Fukushima and 10 times that of the Chernobyl exclusion zone.
During the US custody, the United States eventually chose these two atolls as nuclear testing sites because the bikini atolls and the Eniwetok atoll in the northwest of the Marshall Islands were the most open and flat, and there were fewer residents. Between 1946 and 1958, the United States conducted 67 nuclear tests in the Marshall Islands despite the safety of the island's inhabitants. Among them, on March 1, 1954, the United States tested a hydrogen bomb, which was the most powerful nuclear weapon in the world at that time, and was more than 1,000 times the power of Hiroshima's atomic bomb.