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Radiation Poisoning

Air Testing Finds No Contamination Near Nuke Dump

AP | Posted 03.10.2014 | Green

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — New air testing in the nation's only underground nuclear repository showed no detectable radioactive contamination from a leak...

Arafat Inquiry Spotlights Radioactive Poison

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 09.04.2012 | Science

LONDON -- Polonium first hit the headlines when it was used to kill KGB agent-turned-Kremlin critic Alexander Litvinenko in London in 2006. This week...

Worldwide Flooding: When It Rains It Pours

Donna Henes | Posted 07.23.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

People have long believed that bad weather is some kind of vengeful divine retribution, punishment for our earthly misbehavior. Certainly in the face of extreme hardship, this is a tempting response, based, perhaps, on guilt.

Japan's Radiation Contamination Protocols Align With Old Testament Laws

Roger Isaacs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Roger Isaacs

The confluence of events in Japan has created a horrific event of biblical proportions. As keepers of the highly radioactive Ark of the Covenant, Moses and Aaron would agree: screen, cleanse, isolate.

Reassessing Radiation Care And Response In The U.S.

AP | By LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.28.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON -- Japan's nuclear emergency highlights a big medical gap: Few treatments exist to help people exposed to large amounts of radiation. But ...

Would You Die To Save Your Country?

Lea Lane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lea Lane

I'm in awe when I read about the 50 heroic workers who have been fighting the nuclear meltdown at the Fukushia Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. I wondered what motivated them to give up their lives.

Japan Plant Heroes Risk Their Lives To Stop Nuclear Meltdown

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

While thousands of people have been evacuated due to high risks of radiation near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, a small group of 180 workers ar...