Fukushima Papercraft

The Entire Cast

Shortly after the March 11th quake, tsunami, and resulting nuclear crisis, a rather humorous but informative animation clip went viral on YouTube as a way to explain to children, what was happening at the Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima.

The main characters are Genpatsu-kun, aka Nuclear Boy representing the Dai-ichi power plant, Surimairu-to-kun, aka Three Mile Island Boy, and Cherunobuiri-chan, aka Chernobyl Boy. All three characters were made into simple but cute papercraft models.

full article: http://www.nippon-sekai.com/main/articles/great-east-japan-earthquake-of-2011/genpatsu-kun-papercraft/

by Arden + Elizabeth + Pip G.

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