The Yuan jumps, next thing ‘ya know the port city of Tianjin goes up in a fire ball. The shock wave bent trees like a nuke, the cloud looked like a nuke, the taxi cab driver thought it was a nuke.
“China has sent chemical experts into Tianjin to test for toxic gases after a series of deadly explosions.
The team of nuclear and chemical experts is on the ground on Friday in the northern port city of Tianjin, the scene of two massive explosions that have left at least 55 people dead. Seventeen of the dead were from among the more than 1,000 firefighters sent to the mostly industrial zone to fight the ensuing blaze, China’s official Xinhua News Agency reported.
The chemical experts were testing the area for toxic gases, the official news agency Xinhua said, adding that the death toll had climbed to 55, with 701 admitted to hospital.
The team of 217 nuclear and biochemical materials specialists from the Chinese military began work at the site on Thursday.”
The characteristic mushroom cloud roiling up to the heavens looks nearly identical to the Fukushima bombing.