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Fuel at Fukushima Daiichi Reactors (Infographic)

Fukushima fuel rod infographic

A nuclear reactor like that at Fukushima Daiichi may contain lots of uranium fuel beyond what's stored in the fuel rods. (Image credit: Karl Tate, LiveScience Infographic Artist)
Karl Tate
Karl has been Purch's infographics specialist across all editorial properties since 2010.  Before joining Purch, Karl spent 11 years at the New York headquarters of The Associated Press, creating news graphics for use around the world in newspapers and on the web.  He has a degree in graphic design from Louisiana State University.