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NZ Herald/NZPA: Study rules out phone tower link to cancer

Peter Griffin posted in on June 24th, 2010.

UK researchers have found no evidence linking a pregnant woman’s exposure to radiation from cellphone towers to the development of early childhood cancer. The study, the largest of its kind, has been praised by scientists who say that it should lay to rest public debate on the issue. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Fears […]

Dom Post: NZ keeps the lid on radioactivity

Peter Griffin posted in on April 16th, 2010.

Kate Chapman writes in the Dominion Post about the various uses of nuclear material in New Zealand, from medical therapy to some smoke alarms. Other industries which use non-ionising radiation in New Zealand include agriculture, research and education. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Natural background radiation was the largest contributor to radiation levels in […]

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