Recent reports have indicated that the level of radiation at the disaster site is still unbelievably high, such that cleaning up the area is expected to take at least another forty years. Honestly, the word "disaster" hardly seems descriptive enough for the toll Fukushima has taken on the planet.
Former nuclear engineer Arnie Gundersen doesn't beat around the bush when discussing the enormous catastrophe that is the Fukushima nuclear accident. In a late February interview with the BBC, Gundersen explained how things could potentially get worse as workers try to get closer to the nuclear reactors. (RELATED: Keep up with the latest news on Fukushima at FukushimaWatch.com).