This Nuclear Boy Cartoon Simplifies the Disastrous Events in Japan

By: Clarissa Hilary Basham - Published: Mar 18, 2011 • References: youtube
In an attempt to put the children of Japan's fears at ease, the Japanese government has come out with this Nuclear Boy cartoon, simplifying the entire nuclear incident so that it's understandable to kids.

Taking a serious and complicated matter and turning it into something that's more easily understandable, this Nuclear Boy cartoon is undeniably clever and relatable to children. Though it doesn't mimic the exact nuclear events in Japan, it gives a pretty clear outline as to what kids should be worried about and how to stay safe. See this interesting video for yourselves here and be sure to pay attention to the captions! It may help you learn something new too!