Leave it to FOX News to exaggerate claims in order to sell copy. The network reportedly printed a headline that read, “Japan abandons stricken nuke plant over radiation”. Don’t worry, folks! They haven’t abandoned the site leaving us to suffer the consequences of a meltdown.
Yes, radiation spiked. Yes, they withdrew from the site for an hour. Essential staff are, however, back on site to continue working with the cooling systems.
Take a deep breath. Hold it for a 5 seconds. Now exhale slowly. Doesn’t that feel better?