Monthly Archives: July 2011

What is Radon?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia posted in the information section. Radon ( /?re?d?n/ ray-don) is a chemical element with symbol Rn and atomic number 86. It is a radioactive, colorless, odorless, tasteless noble gas, occurring naturally as the decay product of uranium. It is one of the…

Possible 142,378kg of caesium tainted beef in Japan?

Well. I can’t say in other posts I didn’t warn you, but FFS this is getting ridiculous. Cows eating hay, straw rice and grass from around the Fukushima area and outside the 20km zone, have…

Japan geiger counters – Demand quadruples prices

By Pavel Alpeyev  July 15th, 2011  – www.Bloomberg.com In Tokyo’s Akihabara electronics district, a Geiger counter sold under the Shanghai Ergonomics Detecting Instrument Co.’s DP802i brand name costs 65,000 yen ($800). For that price, twice the cost in China, it…