08 November, 2013 09:11 AM | Photo by Reuters / Kimimasa Mayama / Pool
The spent fuel pool inside the No. 4 reactor at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The radioactivity of the rods stored at the Fukushima power plant is 14,000 times higher than what was released by the 1945 Hiroshima atomic bomb. Any mistake could potentially lead to the release of a huge amount of radiation into the atmosphere.