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Japanese monkeys' abnormal blood linked to Fukushima disaster – study | The Guardian

Wild monkeys in the Fukushima region of Japan have blood abnormalities linked to the radioactive fall-out from the 2011 nuclear power plant disaster, according to a new scientific study that may help increase the understanding of radiation on human health. 41 more words


Last stop before Antarctica, welcome to Cape Town!

Yesterday I took a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town, the deepest south point of Africa! I travelled with Flymango from Lanseria airport… 314 more words


Potassium Iodide Tablets in Case of Nuclear Emergency Set to Expire

If you live or work within 10 miles of the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant you are eligible to receive Potassium Iodide (KI) tablets.

In 2008, Calvert County Health Department (CCHD) distributed KI tablets that had an expiration date of February 2014.  252 more words


Throwback Thursday -- Atoms for Peace

Which U.S. president launched this program – Atoms for Peace? The program’s intent was to share nuclear technology and isotopes with American allies while maintaining control of weapons-grade material. 22 more words


Grand Central - Movie Review

Grand Central - Review by Frances Winston

Directed by: Rebecca Zlotowski

Starring: Tahar Rahim, Léa Seydoux, Denis Ménochet, Olivier Gourmet, Johan Libéreau, Camille Lellouche, Nahuel Pérez Biscayart… 358 more words


CAD Team Attack !!!

It was the last day of my 6 weeks training. The day started in the Operating Systems Lab. Then there were two presentations on OpenJump Software. 506 more words

6 Weeks Training

Xcel Blamed For Cost Overruns At Monticello Plant

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An investigation by Minnesota utility regulators blames Xcel Energy Inc. for major cost overruns during a project to upgrade its nuclear plant in Monticello. 115 more words