Background Radiation

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Name: Background Radiation
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

BRIEF: Turkmen standardization state service announces tender [Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan :: ]

Aug. 19--"Turkmenstandartlary" Major State Service has announced a tender.The subject of the tender is the purchase of testing laboratory equipment for the national currency: the equipment to determine the radionuclides and retrieval devices to determine ... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

“Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operations” means what?

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of the United States is a full blown oxymoron when it comes to protecting U.S. residents from the danger of increased exposure to ionizing radiation . That’s the kind of radiation that comes from natural sources ... [Published Columbus Free Press - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Aerial Radiation Assessment at Joint Base Andrews

by Melanie Moore, 79th Medical Wing Public AffairsU.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Matt DavisMembers from the National Nuclear Security Administration and 79th Medical Wing take flight July 17 on Joint Base Andrews.advertisementThe National Nuclear Security ... [Published DCMilitary Andrews Gazette News - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

An open letter to the ABC about Catalyst’s latest Fukushima piece

Mark Horstman travels to Fukushima Prefecture in Japan to investigate where the radioactive fallout has travelled since the Daichi nuclear power plant accident over three years ago. This was the profile of a recent ABC Catalyst documentary investigation on ... [Published BraveNewClimate - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Concerns raised about Irish nuclear risk

SINN FÉIN HAVE hit out at the Sellafield nuclear plant over its potential risk to the Irish public.This comes in response the the first annual report issued by the British Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR). In the report, improvements at Sellafield ... [Published TheJournal.ie - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: Nuclear, Risk, Sinn Féin
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Dental service goes digital for better and quicker diagnosis (Fuseworks)

, 12:48 pmWaikato District Health Board’s Waikids dental service is getting a $290,000-plus boost to modernise its x-ray software and storage system.Parents, children and dental therapists will be able to clearly see what’s happening in a child’s mouth ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Drs. Oz & Roizen: Stay Safe from Hazards in the Environment

Here, we examine dangers in our environment.Q: How worried should I be about chemicals leaching into my food when I use plastic containers in the microwave?A: Fairly worried, although there are ways to protect yourself, so don’t ditch the microwave. First, ... [Published Success - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Dark matter research facility mooted for Stawell

The Northern Grampians Shire says it is hoping to know whether an old mine site is suitable for a dark matter research facility by the end of the year.The Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics is currently conducting underground testing in Stawell, ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

How much radiation is too much for my child?

Your toddler fell while running and struck his head on the tiled kitchen floor. He cried immediately and then took his usual nap.  When he woke up an hour later, he seemed uncomfortable and vomited a few times. You are advised to bring your child to the ... [Published Philly.com - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Officially "Safe" Radiation

The phrase "considered safe" is key to the issue, since there is no "actually safe" level of radiation exposure. The planet was once naturally radioactive and lifeless. Life emerged only after Earth's radiation levels decayed to the point where life became ... [Published OpEdNews - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Scientists: Fukushima radiation poses no danger to OR coast

PACIFIC CITY, OR (KPTV) -A group that tested water from the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan for radiation said there is no evidence yet of any contamination in Oregon.Massive amounts of contaminated water escaped from the plant after the ... [Published KPTV.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Car market.kg: deadly

Daily at least one car with high background radiation is imported in Kyrgyzstan from Japan or China. This is only official statistics. In fact, there are much more contaminated by radiation cars in the country is, and not all of them are under arrest. ... [Published 24.kg - Jul 24 2014]

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..."I just want to get through all of this so I can start playing sports for high school," he said. "I want this just to go away, and to just fast forward the next four years so I can play all the sports I want."
...another essay, he called public education "the most widespread and devastating form of child abuse and racism in the United States," leaving people "so mentally handicapped that they cannot be responsible custodians of the energy technology base or other advanced accomplishments of our civilization."

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Dr. Ed Shellard interviews Dr. Bradley McAllister [Published Dental Economics - 7 hours ago]
GOP candidate asks residents to mail him their pee [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Aug 20 2014]
US sailors prepare for fresh legal challenge ov... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 20 2014]
If urine Cave Junction, Oregon, this congressio... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
GOP Candidate Asks Residents to Mail Him Their Pee [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
BRIEF: Turkmen standardization state service an... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 19 2014]
Michigan landfill taking other states' radioact... [Published Detroit Free Press - Aug 19 2014]
The elusive energy [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 18 2014]
“Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operati... [Published Columbus Free Press - Aug 18 2014]
Intensity-Calibrated Hydrogen Flame Spectrum [Published Tech Briefs - Aug 16 2014]
Aerial Radiation Assessment at Joint Base Andrews [Published DCMilitary Andrews Gazette News - Aug 15 2014]
An open letter to the ABC about Catalyst’s late... [Published BraveNewClimate - Aug 15 2014]
Cut emissions at the Sherco plant? Switch inste... [Published MinnPost - Aug 15 2014]
Cancers caused by CT scan cannot be calculated ... [Published Telegraph - Aug 15 2014]
Detecting Maritime Radiological/Nuclear Threats... [Published Defense Tech Briefs - Aug 15 2014]
'Uranium dust' from Yorke Peninsula Hillside mi... [Published Prime 7 - Aug 15 2014]
Cancer fears prompt call to cut hospitals' CT s... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 15 2014]
More radiation transparency urged [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Aug 14 2014]
Re-Opening of Nuke Waste Dump ‘High Priority’ f... [Published Nextgov.com - Aug 12 2014]
Concerns raised about Irish nuclear risk [Published TheJournal.ie - Aug 08 2014]
Dental service goes digital for better and quic... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 08 2014]
Drs. Oz & Roizen: Stay Safe from Hazards in the... [Published Success - Aug 07 2014]
Dark matter research facility mooted for Stawell [Published ABC Online - Aug 07 2014]
How much radiation is too much for my child? [Published Philly.com - Aug 06 2014]
The never-ending conundrums of classical physics [Published ArsTechnica - Aug 05 2014]
Majorana moves out of R&D, into production [Published Black Hills Pioneer - Aug 04 2014]
Why does conventional wisdom ignore hormesis? [Published Atomic Insights - Aug 04 2014]
Baby universe picture brought closer to theory [Published EurekAlert! - Aug 04 2014]
Officially "Safe" Radiation [Published OpEdNews - Aug 04 2014]
SARI Comment on EPA’s ANPR for 40 CFR 190 [Published Atomic Insights - Aug 02 2014]
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GOP candidate asks residents to mail him their pee [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Aug 20 2014]
In the run-up to this fall’s rematch against Rep. Pete DeFazio (D-Ore.), Republican Art Robinson is making an unusual ask. “My name is Art Robinson,” read one of the mailers he sent to 500,000 Oregon residents in March. “I am a scientist who has lived ...
GOP Candidate Asks Residents to Mail Him Their Pee [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
In the run-up to this fall's rematch against Rep. Pete DeFazio (D-Ore.), Republican Art Robinson is making an unusual ask. "My name is Art Robinson," read one of the mailers he sent to 500,000 Oregon residents in March. "I am a scientist who has lived ...
An open letter to the ABC about Catalyst’s late... [Published BraveNewClimate - Aug 15 2014]
Mark Horstman travels to Fukushima Prefecture in Japan to investigate where the radioactive fallout has travelled since the Daichi nuclear power plant accident over three years ago. This was the profile of a recent ABC Catalyst documentary investigation on ...
Why does conventional wisdom ignore hormesis? [Published Atomic Insights - Aug 04 2014]
By Bill Sacks and Greg Meyerson What we are about to say flies in the face of the conventional wisdom. There is no automatic reason for anyone to believe or trust our comments, so we provide some sources at the end that allow the reader to do further ...
Officially "Safe" Radiation [Published OpEdNews - Aug 04 2014]
The phrase "considered safe" is key to the issue, since there is no "actually safe" level of radiation exposure. The planet was once naturally radioactive and lifeless. Life emerged only after Earth's radiation levels decayed to the point where life became ...
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