In light of the unfolding calamity in Japan, check out these nuclear numbers as compiled over the years by the hardworking index editors at Harper’s Magazine.
For example, from September 2004: Months after reporting missing radioactive spent fuel rods last April that a Vermont nuclear plant found them in a safe place: 3
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