Monthly Archives: May 2012

Special Issue of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists on low level radiation risks did not offer an unbiased view

S & T ยป Science May 24, 2012 Needless alarmist views on low dose radiation http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/article3449210.ece The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists did not offer an unbiased view On May 1, this year, The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists published a Special … Continue reading

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Nuclear accident risks

Thursday, May 17, 2012 The link to the article http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=234424 Nuclear accident risks K.S.Parthasarathy Post Fukushima, every one is concerned about nuclear accidents. It added a new dimension. Rightly or wrongly more people characterize nuclear power plants as terribly unsafe. … Continue reading

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Dirty bombs: May Cost Billions

“Dirty bombs may cost billions in direct and indirect costs”. Recently, Risk Analysis, a peer reviewed journal published details in a paper titled “Assessment of the Regional Economic Impacts of Catastrophic Events: CGE Analysis of Resource Loss and Behavioral Effects … Continue reading

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