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Reaching a Boiling Point in and out of Japan’s troubled Nuclear Plant.

By at March 22, 2011 | 10:19 am | 0 Comment

Reaching a Boiling Point in and out of Japan’s troubled Nuclear Plant.

Engineers are back at the Fukishima nuclear plant and they are confronting yet another extremely serious complication: water in a fuel rod pool is nearing the boiling point and that could lead to an explosion, and or emitting more radiation,

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 3, 2011 | 4:35 pm | 1 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this episode of RTC Minute, Eric Epstein asks is Fred Phelps, the leader of the Westboro church God. Scott Paterno wants to know why the US Attorney General is so fixated on the issue of race, and some water companies in Pennsylvania are going to start testing water for radiation.

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Testing Run-Off for Radiation in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus

By at March 3, 2011 | 1:40 pm | 1,269 Comments

Testing Run-Off for Radiation in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus

A pair of water companies in Western Pennsylvania want to put the questions to rest about potential radiation in the water supply. The water in question is a contaminated mix of chemicals that is used in the fracking process by gas drillers.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 2, 2011 | 1:23 pm | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital minute — federal government looks to be steering clear of a shutdown at least for the next couple of weeks, a bill to kill mandatory sprinkler law is moving through Pennsylvania’s House, and U.S. Senator Bob Casey calls the EPA and DEP out for not testing water often enough in the Marcellus.

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Calling out the EPA and Pennsylvania’s DEP over Fracked Water Testing

By at March 1, 2011 | 4:34 pm | 1,275 Comments

Calling out the EPA and Pennsylvania’s DEP over Fracked Water Testing

Senator Bob Casey Jr. has every reason now to believe the EPA and Pennsylvania’s DEP are falling down on the job and not doing enough proactive testing of hydrofracking to ensure Pennsylvania’s waterways are not being fouled up by radiation.

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