Spanish_Head_viewAs scientists have been predicting for months, trace amounts of radiation from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster have finally arrived on the shores of the United States. “Scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) found the trace amounts of telltale radioactive compounds as part of their ongoing monitoring of natural and human sources of radioactivity in the ocean,” the research organization confirmed in a press release. The sample tested by WHOI researchers was collected just 100 miles of the coast of Eureka, California. More