TITLE

Fukushima offers real-time ecolab

AUTHOR(S)
Callaway, Ewen
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Nature;7/18/2013, Vol. 499 Issue 7458, p265
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on efforts put in by scientist Marta Wayne in understanding the effect of radiation exposure. She called up her colleagues to go and study the effect of radiation immediately after the Fukushima, Japan nuclear accident in 2011. The scientists gathered at a Society of Molecular Biologists Congress in Chicago, Illinois and compared the findings between Fukushima and Chernobyl, Ukraine nuclear disaster of 1986. They found ecological damage immediately after the radiation.
ACCESSION #
89220911

 

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