Surely the end times are upon us?
As many as 80 members of the Bavarian State Orchestra have refused to join a high-profile tour of Japan due to fears over radiation.
Is there radiation in Japan?
Sure, there\’s radiation everywhere.
Are there dangerous levels of radiation in Japan?
Sure, there\’s plenty of places with dangerous levels of radiation. But as long as you don\’t try and stick your head inside a reactor Japan is no more dangerous than Germany.
In fact, as long as you stay more than a few hundred metres from the damaged plant itself you\’ll almost certainly get a higher radiation does by hiking up an Alp.
Yes, radiation does increase at altitude.
And really, what has the world come to when Germans have become wimps?