Radiation

02.03.17
Fukushima radiation skyrockets after possible fuel breach
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Fukushima radiation skyrockets after possible fuel breach

Readings in the reactor are the highest since the 2011 meltdown.

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01.04.17
Dosime is a personal radiation tracker for hypochondriacs
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Dosime is a personal radiation tracker for hypochondriacs

Clip this to your lapel, and you'll always know what the local radiation levels are.

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12.12.16
NASA is helping Stephen Hawking get a tiny ship to Alpha Centauri
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NASA is helping Stephen Hawking get a tiny ship to Alpha Centauri

Researchers need to keep radiation from frying the 134 million mph "StarChip."

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09.21.16
'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation
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'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation

Scientists mapped the microscopic creature's genome to discover how they survive harsh climates.

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08.16.16
A lab-made black hole supports longstanding Hawking theory
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A lab-made black hole supports longstanding Hawking theory

"Hawking radiation" suggests black holes can evaporate, and new evidence supports it.

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07.31.16
Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart
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Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart

A study finds that Apollo astronauts have been more likely than most to die of heart disease.

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