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"Dangerous" x-ray equipment stolen in Dundalk

A piece of x-ray equipment described as “dangerous” has been stolen in the area.

Gardaí are investigating the theft of a handheld x-ray fluorescent metal analyser from a van in a hotel car park in Dundalk. 96 more words

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Pride Goeth Before (and After) a Fall

That’s an ice pack on my knee. That tramp tripped me.  Well, not really. 

Luna, my son’s 7 month old puppy (big-as-a-horse-dog) and I like to run a few miles each morning.  940 more words

Running

X- ray, Bone scan, & an MRI

So, my knee still hasn’t healed, and if you don’t know what I’m talking about, I wrote about what happened in one of my first posts, so you can go read that if you want…. 190 more words

Life

Feeling Lucky

WOW!

My apologies AGAIN! I have forgotten about writing but at least it wasn’t for a too long of a time. I have been getting notifications that I am getting more followers and that makes me really happy. 516 more words

Every Day Of My Life

Supernova Seen In Two Lights

The destructive results of a mighty supernova explosion reveal themselves in a delicate blend of infrared and X-ray light, as seen in this image from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope and Chandra X-Ray Observatory, and the European Space Agency’s XMM-Newton. 271 more words

Light

Researchers Easily Slipped Weapons Past TSA’s X-Ray Body Scanners | Wired

Two years ago, a blogger named Jonathan Corbett published a YouTube video that seemed to show a facepalm-worthy vulnerability in the TSA’s Rapiscan full-body X-ray scanners: Because metal detected by the scanners appeared black in the images they created, he claimed that any passenger could hide a weapon on the side of his or her body to render it invisible against the scans’ black background. 135 more words

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