The nuclear reactor disaster as a result of the earthquake and tsunami that crippled Japan has now been classified as "Level 6".

This means that it is now worse than the nuclear accident at 3 Mile Island . The radiation from one of the reactors is now being released strait into the atmosphere. The wind was blowing towards Tokyo.

This You Tube video from Russia Today news shows the all too real life drama playing out , and explains the situation in detail. Japanese citizens are being exposed to dangerous levels of radiation.