My Turn: New definition for military 'Dereliction of Duty'

...globe has been on a modest warming trend. The happenstance occurrences of volcanic eruptions, ocean current changes, solar radiation and such cause aberrations and variances in any focus on short-term climate changes locally or worldwide. The last actual...
Testing shows no radiation in Cook Inlet

...Inlet waters turned up no evidence of radiation emissions from the Fukushima Daiichi...Hole Center for Marine and Environmental Radiation and, according to an Inletkeeper media...What was detected is normal background radiation levels for the Pacific Ocean and is traceable...
Fukushima radiation not found in Alaska seafood

...testing of Alaska seafood revealed no radiation contamination from Japan's Fukushima...Administration tests.The FDA monitors radiation in both domestic and imported food...Health director Elaine Busse Floyd says radiation was not expected but the findings were...
Traditional healing for a healthy self

...devil's club and its healing properties. A breast cancer survivor, she attributes her recovery without chemotherapy or radiation therapy to use of devil's club.It can be infused into water or oil, made into a salve, ground into a powder and more...
Doomsday at Mercury: NASA craft falls from orbit into planet

...Venus and three times past Mercury before entering Mercury's orbit - and survived "both punishing heat and extreme doses of radiation" to surpass expectations.Flight controllers managed to keep the spacecraft going a few extra weeks by using helium gas...
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Scientists expect traces of ocean radiation soon

...capturing a detailed look at low levels of radiation drifting across the ocean since the 2011...that will better predict chemical and radiation spills in the future than bracing for...Washington also doesn't test ocean water for radiation, said Washington Department of Health...
Kenai company cited for radiation exposure violations

...Nuclear Regulatory Commission found high radiation readings during a surprise inspection...where the public could be exposed to high radiation levels.According to a media release...the building could have been exposed to radiation in excess of the regulatory commission's...
Radiation site safe, landlord says

...building had not been over exposed to radiation and were safe, Roeske said."We didn't...during testing could have gotten a dose of radiation beyond mandated annual limits, according...exceeds the federal annual limit for radiation exposure, which is 100 millirems. Inspector...
SEARHC partners with Juneau radiation clinic to offer local treatment

For SEARHC patients requiring radiation therapy as part of cancer treatment...Consortium has partnered with Southeast Radiation Oncology Center in Juneau to provide...throughout Southeast Alaska with radiation therapy. "Our goal is to provide...
Officials say Alaska is in no danger of radiation

The outcry rose quickly over worry that the radiation from damaged nuclear reactors in Japan could...information is misleading and that no harmful radiation will reach here. Radiation expert Jon Edwards of the Environmental Protection...


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