Archive for the ‘Good and bad science’ Category

Dear John (James H.)

Friday, November 13th, 2015

by Michael Mariotte of NIRS November 13, 2015 Dear John, Thanks for the e-mail yesterday from your PR firm, notifying me of the press conference you’re planning on December 3 in Paris, in conjunction with the COP 21 climate negotiations. Though I have to admit I was a little surprised to receive it, seeing as […]


Helen Caldicott Symposium held on Mar. 11 & 12, 2013 in NYC

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Hattie Nestel’s summary of the Helen Caldicott Symposium on the Medical & Ecological Consequences of Fukushima: The Medical And Ecological Consequences of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident March 11 & 12 2013,(The 2nd anniversary of the start of the triple meltdown) The New York Academy of Medicine New York City sponsored by The Helen Caldicott Foundation […]


Fight the Nuclear Energy Institute’s New Ad Campaign

Monday, March 19th, 2012

The National Energy Institute (NEI) is launching a massive pro-nuke campaign. The false claims that nuclear energy is clean, safe and green will be made yet again.   Please contact your local public radio station and ask them to run this PSA. If they are unaware of the problems with nuclear power direct them to […]


False Reassurances

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

The Chemical and Nuclear age have nothing to do with our 40% lifetime chance of getting cancer. (Paraphrased) This is how David Brenner, PhD, of the The Center for Radiological Research at Columbia, answered my question on at a talk on “The Many Ways Radiation Affects our Lives”. The talk was held at Hofstra College […]


Women are 40% More Likely to get Cancer from Radiation than Men

Friday, October 21st, 2011

It is well known that children are very sensitive to radiation, with results ranging from birth defects, leukemia and lower IQ. What has been covered up is the high risk women face. The difference between external radiation, upon which the IAEA model is based, and radioactive particles that are ingested, through breathing or eating, is […]


The Battle for the Truth

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

“A subtle increase in the number of miscarriages and fetal deaths will be the first manifestation that something is amiss. An elevated incidence of birth defects will begin in the Fall and continue into the indefinite future. Thyroid diseases, cardiac diseases and elevated rates of infant and childhood leukemia will follow. Over the next decade […]


Michael Leonardi of CAN telling like it is – a must read

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Fighting Back Against Nuclear Power Published in CounterPunch on September 28th and written by MICHAEL LEONARDI As the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Nuclear Industry, and Obama administration continue to push nuclear energy as safe and clean, a grassroots insurgency is growing from the awakening depths of the growingly vociferous American maelstrom. Fukushima’s three meltdowns continue to emit […]


New Wind Turbine Design from Japan

Monday, September 12th, 2011

– Energy Output Tripled Here in the US, we derive 3.2 % of our total electricity from wind power. Just adding the new design, called a wind lens, would increase the power produced by wind to 9.6% of the total. The new design would also make wind power cheaper than coal and nuclear power, sans […]


Riverkeeper Sees Through Entergy Propaganda

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

Excellent article in Riverkeeper exposing Entergy’s 3 biggest lies.


What is the UN thinking?

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Or who are they taking orders from? Claiming a need to review nuclear safety standards, the UN has actually lowered safety requirements. Nuclear Free Planet