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2012-12-03 Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Alarm in Tehran and Moscow over Bushehr nuclear reactor’s near-explosion in mid-October
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Posted by tipper 2012-12-03 02:36|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [467 views ]  Top

#1 what is certain is the reactor was shut down sometime in October but no announcement about it until mid nov, then corrected info

because of the location of the plant, mostly Sunni Iranians would die in the case of a major accident
Posted by lord garth 2012-12-03 04:47||   2012-12-03 04:47|| Front Page Top

#2 garth, would an Israeli bomb be considered a major accident?
Posted by AlanC 2012-12-03 08:38||   2012-12-03 08:38|| Front Page Top

#3 I thought reactors only exploded in hollyweird movies?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2012-12-03 15:37||   2012-12-03 15:37|| Front Page Top

#4 If the operators screw up badly enough, you can have an "explosion" from steam pressure or combustion. The scale of the "explosion" could be from comparable to a fire cracker to a boiler explosion.

Posted by Rob Crawford 2012-12-03 16:52||   2012-12-03 16:52|| Front Page Top


gut nuthin.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-12-03 18:35||   2012-12-03 18:35|| Front Page Top

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