Robots enter Fukushima reactor building

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A pair of robots entered the Unit 3 reactor building at Fukushima Daiichi. The robots are equipped with cameras, radiation and temperature instruments. iRobot, the manufacturer, is based in Bedford, Massachusetts.

Also, remote controlled helicopters have been taking video from above. See YouTube clips below. The second clip shows pictures of the robots inside the reactor building.


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I am a former Secretary of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board. I am a former Raja Ramanna Fellow in the Department of Atomic Energy. Free lance journalism is my hobby
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