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So throwing water onto a burning fuel assembly only makes matters worse.

So far only Robert Alvarez claims that the spent fuel rods caught fire, while Japanese sources imply an oil fire only. There is a wide range difference between boiling (greater than 100°C) and melting (2,200°C).

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.

by DoDo on Thu Mar 17th, 2011 at 09:54:05 AM EST
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