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More than 50 years after a 3,500kg nuclear bomb was dropped in US waters following a mid-air military collision, the question of whether the missing weapon still poses a threat remains.


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... researchers said they could not rule out the possibility that long-term use may raise the risk of cancer.


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The growth of British trees appears to follow a cosmic pattern, with trees growing faster when high levels of cosmic radiation arrive from space.


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They say that although the forces generated are tiny, resonant effects allow THz waves to unzip double-stranded DNA, creating bubbles in the double strand that could significantly interfere with processes such as gene expression and DNA replication.


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In a fraction of a second, these gamma-ray flashes produced by lightning could expose airline travelers to 30 times more radiation than they should receive in an entire year.


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Ever worry that that gadget you spend hours holding next to your head might be damaging your brain? Well, the evidence is starting to pour in, and it's not pretty.


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Analysis of more than 10,000 people by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) found no relationship between years of use and risk.


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The growing use of mobile telephones is behind the disappearance of honey bees and the collapse of their hives, scientists have claimed.


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San Francisco is set to be the first city in the US to require mobile phone retailers to post radiation levels next to handsets they sell.


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There is a "coherent and significant connection" between radiation from Vatican Radio aerials and childhood cancer, researchers have said. The Italian experts looked at high numbers of tumours and leukaemia in children who live close to Vatican Radio transmitters. The 60 antennas stand in villages and towns near Rome.


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Radiation from Wi-Fi networks is harmful to trees, causing significant variations in growth, as well as bleeding and fissures in the bark, according to a recent study in the Netherlands.


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