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Japan Farmers Try for Radiation-Free Rice

Fukushima farmers were taking steps to decontaminate the soil as they planted this year's rice crop, hoping and praying for a harvest that will clear radiation tests. Photo Credit: Eric__I_E via Flick…

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Seaweed: Radiation-Fighting Powerfood

The oldest plant on earth protects you from modern dangers. The radiation plume drifting onto North America from the Japanese quake disaster is not considered a serious health risk by authorit…

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What Japan’s Radiation Means for U.S. Food

I am generally what you'd call an anti-alarmist. Seat belts? Cars in the 70s didn't have seat belts and look at all these people still walking around. Plane crashes? Ridiculously less likely than a ca…

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