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Aftermath of the peer-review of the NTP study: Do not hold your breath...

…updated on April 3rd, 2018…

It happened again – a big surprise. Scientists decided that NTP study shows effects in rats.

When group of experts is assembled and the experts’ careers do not depend, in either direct or indirect way, on the telecoms, then the real scientific evaluation takes place. 247 more words

Mobile Phones And Health

Report of final results regarding brain and heart tumors in Sprague-Dawley rats exposed from prenatal life until natural death to mobile phone radiofrequency field representative of a 1.8 GHz GSM base station environmental emission

This Italian study on exposure to radiofrequency radiation and cancer in rats was started in 2005. It was a whole life-span study including 2448 animals. They were divided into 4 groups; 0 exposure (control group), 5 V/m, 25 V/m or 50 V/m. 238 more words

Cell Phone

Exploring Sustainable Strategies for Decreasing Recidivism through Interdisciplinary Research Baltimore

A Letter to the Editor, 1971

My father held a variety of jobs, however, he ended up selling heroin to support his habit.

Decades after his death, it is considered cruel and unusual punishment to deny medical care—including treatment for withdrawal. 908 more words

Will Congress Finally Get Tough on Junk Science?

By Paul Driessen – Re-Blogged From http://www.WattsUpWithThat.com

House hearing investigates a UN cancer agency accused of misusing US taxpayer funds

A growing problem for modern industrialized Western societies is the legion of government agencies and unelected bureaucrats and allied nongovernmental organizations that seem impervious to transparency, accountability or reform. 1,178 more words

Regulation

Evolutions in Trust, Part 2: Blockchain (Citizen) Science

In Part 1 of this blockchain series, the idea of “blockchain trust” was introduced. We no longer trust our experts, institutions and authorities but will happily get into a car with a stranger or rent out our sofa-bed to people we have never met based on widely shared reviews, believed to be transparent and objective. 3,669 more words

NGO Lobbying

Microwave radiation "possibly carcinogen"

n 2011, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), an arm of the World Health Organization, classified microwave radiation from communication devices as a “possible carcinogen.” This is in the same category as lead, engine exhaust, DDT, and jet fuel. 59 more words