Watching the morning news on NHK TV, Japan’s public propaganda broadcaster, they showed a video (in Japanese) of the attempted clean up of the Fukushima nuclear plant meltdown. The video showed dozens of workers wearing white protective clothing (but no masks) scampering about on top of the wrecked reactor and watching a crane pull two spent fuel rods from its damaged storage pool. (Refer to NHK World Today’s written report.)
The first thing I thought when I saw the video was:
“Gr-r-reat! No robots where hurt* in this process!”
*Subject to change without notice: Not responsible for direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages resulting from any defect, error or failure to perform decommissioning. TEPCO shall not accept any liability of any kind which may arise from any action of these without having had written confirmation of the Goddess Amaterasu-O-Mi-Kami.