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Mistakes and Optimism in Japan

By at April 1, 2011 | 10:30 am | 1 Comments

Mistakes and Optimism in Japan

Japan’s Prime Minister Naoto Kan speaking during a televised news conference on Friday, “we will do whatever it takes to win the battle.” Three weeks ago, an earthquake and tsunami redefined Japan.

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No Detection of High Level Radiation in the U.S.

By at March 21, 2011 | 9:50 am | 1,090 Comments

No Detection of High Level Radiation in the U.S.

he United States Government has an extensive network of radiation monitors around the country and no radiation levels of concern have been detected. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency RadNet system is designed to protect the public by notifying scientists, in near real time, of elevated levels of radiation so they can determine whether protective action is required. The EPA’s system has not detected any radiation levels of concern.

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