The Current Radiation Picture

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A snap from the latest readings…

See the movement of radiation from Japan in a two-part animation from ZAMG:
March 12-19
, March 20-Present

[via Zero Hedge, who also has a collection of crowdsourced radiation tracking sites worth a look.]

Things We Should Have Already Known About Radiation

In today’s society, you can read the newspaper to keep up and send your kids to school so they have half a chance, but you might not get much perspective on radiation’s presence in your life unless you follow webcomics…

radiation(click for xkcd post)

Or if you happen to keep up with the Health Physics Society.  Of course, the HPS is going to provide you with far more information than you want, and none of it is meant to entertain, scare or relieve you.

[Viz via xkcd]