Radiation and Health

Low-Dose Ionizing Radiation Causes Cancer: Review of 26 Studies Shows

Low-Dose Ionizing Radiation Causes Cancer: Review of 26 Studies Shows

Radiation and Health July 27, 2020 at 10:29 pm 0 comments

An international team of experts in the study of cancer risks associated with low-dose ionizing radiation published the monograph, “Epidemiological studies of low-dose ionizing radiation and cancer: Summary bias assessment and meta-analysis,” in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute on July 13, 2020.  

What Happens When Your Body Receives High Radiation Dose? [Animation]

What Happens When Your Body Receives High Radiation Dose? [Animation]

Radiation and Health, Videos April 12, 2020 at 9:01 am 0 comments

Working in a nuclear power plant has to be one of the world’s most dangerous jobs, and in today’s new video we’ll show you exactly why nuclear energy is so powerful and so feared. We’re talking about the scientists who received the highest dose of radiation in human history in a tragic nuclear accident. How long can you survive after being dosed with such a heavy amount of radiation? Watch this new video to hear about the true story of the scientists who lived through nuclear accident, but were forever changed.

Fukushima mothers record radiation for future generations

Fukushima mothers record radiation for future generations

A group of over 10 mothers who set up a citizen-led laboratory to monitor radiation levels in Fukushima following the massive earthquake and tsunami which caused meltdowns at the nuclear power plant in the northeastern prefecture 9 years ago, continue to record and disclose radiation data on foodstuffs and soil collected or brought in by people from different parts of the prefecture, as well as seawater off the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

What Australia type fire may tell us about the possibility of nuclear disasters

What Australia type fire may tell us about the possibility of nuclear disasters

Pinar Demircan | Australian fires can even be considered as a warning in many respects for the rest of the world for the factors which triggered the fires, including the mismanagement of water resources that may occur in other continents within five to ten years and lead to the occurrence of large-scale and non-extinguishable fires.