Breaking News: The Green Run (1980s)

Narrator: The Atomic Energy Commission did not warn the public about possible exposure to iodine-131 or other radioactive gases, or about radionuclides in the Columbia River. Afterwards, many people reported mysterious health complications. But because the Department of Energy did not reveal the facts about …

Radioactive Scare At Hanford Nuclear Site In Washington State | NBC Nightly News

Radioactive Scare At Hanford Nuclear Site In Washington State | NBC Nightly News

NUCLEAR ARE. NBC’S GADDI SCHWARTZ WITH THE DETAILS. >>Reporter: CREWS CAREFULLY FILLING A PARTIALLY COLLAPSED TUNNEL WITH SOIL, INSIDE CARS WITH TOXIC WASTE IN THE DAYS PROCESSING WEAPON’S GRADE PLUTONIUM. >>IT’S LIKE HAVING FUKUSHIMA SITTING IN YOUR BACKYARD READY TO GO OFF. >>Reporter: THE CARS …