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2013-09-07 23:02:09

The Firm is actively filing cell phone radiation lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffered brain tumors from cell phones New York, New York (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing consumers in cell phone radiation lawsuits, (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/cell-phone-radiation-lawsuit.html) applauds a new effort by a consortium of health and consumers groups to convince U.S. government regulators to revamp cell phone...

Iron In The Sun
2013-09-06 08:00:37

AlphaGalileo Foundation Scientists from the Heidelberg Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics (MPIK) in cooperation with DESY (Hamburg) at the synchrotron PETRA III have investigated for the first time X-ray absorption of highly charged iron ions. A transportable ion trap developed at MPIK was used for generation and storage of the ions. The high-precision measurements provide important new insight into the role of highly charged ions in astrophysical plasmas, e. g. for radiation...

Cosmic Rays Influence Cloud Formation
2013-09-05 08:39:02

John P. Millis, PhD for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Little more than a century ago Austrian-American physicist Victor Hess established that out in the Universe charged particles are accelerated to very high energies, some eventually making their way to Earth. While much of the research into the curiously named cosmic rays – they, in fact, are not rays at all – has focused on determining their origins, scientists have also devoted considerable effort to studying their effects on...

2013-09-04 23:23:44

New Mobile App Protects Users from Low-Grade Electromagnetic Radiation; N8 App Now Available for 99 Cents Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 The new and only app to protect mobile phone users from harmful low-grade electromagnetic radiation is now available for Android-based devices. While other apps can only inform or warn you of low-grade radiation levels and exposure times, N8’s app protects the body from low-grade electromagnetic radiation at the cellular level. Using...

2013-09-04 16:23:20

Partnership will Deliver High Quality Medical Physics Support for Premier Members GLENWOOD, Ill., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Landauer, Inc. (NYSE: LDR), the world's leader in radiation safety and medical physics services, and the Premier healthcare alliance, a leader in measurably improving patient care, have announced a sole source group purchasing agreement to deliver standardized high quality medical physics consulting support for Premier members. The agreement allows...

2013-09-04 16:21:58

WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2013 NASA's Human Research Program will fund 11 ground-based research proposals using beams of high-energy, heavy ions to simulate space radiation to better understand the risks this radiation poses to humans. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The proposals were in response to the research announcement, "Ground-Based Studies in Space Radiobiology." The selected proposals are from 11 institutions in eight states, which will receive a...

2013-08-29 12:23:30

TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientific evidence available for decades suggests that far fewer Americans need die of cancer, writes Arthur Robinson, Ph.D., in the fall 2013 issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons. But preventative measures with enormous potential are not being studied--or are off limits. Robinson highlights an article published in 2002 about a population of people in Taiwan who had a cancer incidence only 3 percent of that...

Fukushima Plume To Be Harmless By The Time It Reaches US Shores In 2014
2013-08-29 04:02:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The radioactive ocean plume created as a result of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster is expected to reach North America by next year, according to research appearing in the latest edition of the journal Deep-Sea Research 1. Fortunately, the study authors report the plume will be harmless by the time it reaches US shores. “Observers on the west coast of the United States will be able to see a measurable increase...

2013-08-26 16:22:33

GLENWOOD, Ill., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Landauer, Inc. (NYSE: LDR), a recognized leader in personal and environmental radiation measurement and monitoring, outsourced medical physics services and high quality medical consumable accessories, announced today that its Board of Directors declared, at its meeting on August 23, 2013, a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.55 per share for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013. The dividend will be paid on October 3, 2013, to...

2013-08-23 23:03:35

Dade Moeller is pleased to announce The Institute of Nuclear Materials Management recognized Glenda K. Ackerman with the Edway R. Johnson Meritorious Service Award at its 54th Annual Meeting in Palm Desert, California. Richland, WA (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 The Institute of Nuclear Materials Management recognized Glenda K. Ackerman with the Edway R. Johnson Meritorious Service Award at its 54th Annual Meeting in Palm Desert, Calif. The award acknowledges her accomplishments in the nuclear...


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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-08-22 13:30:39

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Honolulu Hawaii, during the month of March. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 48% efficient for the month, producing less than 50% of the month which is due to the large amount of daily cloud cover that is seen on the island during the early morning and...

Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Spectrum -- The electromagnetic spectrum describes the various types of electromagnetic radiation based on their wavelengths. Radio, representing wavelengths from a few feet to well over a mile, is at one end of the spectrum. Gamma ray radiation is at the other end: the wavelength of the harder types is so short, in the subatomic range, that we do not have instruments capable of directly measuring it. While the above classification scheme is generally accurate, in...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Radiation -- Electromagnetic radiation is a combination of oscillating electric and magnetic fields propagating through space and carrying energy from one place to another. Light is a form of electromagnetic radiation. The theoretical study of electromagnetic radiation is called electrodynamics, a subfield of electromagnetism. When any wire (or other conducting object such as an antenna) conducts alternating current, electromagnetic radiation is propagated at the same...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Solar Radiation -- Solar radiation is radiant energy emitted by the sun due to nuclear fusion reactions. Fusion is the process whereby stars produce huge quantities of energy from the fusion of hydrogen or helium, in one of the most efficient processes of energy generation. The radiation referred to is usually electromagnetic energy, particularly infrared radiation, visible light, and ultraviolet. Some stars are known to emit radiation of other wavelengths. Solar neutrinos are a...

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