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Radiation Shows Up In Mass. Rainwater

Massachusetts is continuing to keep a close eye on trace amounts of radiation that is showing up in local rainwater.

03/28/2011

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How Did Radiation From Japan End Up In Massachusetts?

We are a very long way from Japan, so how did that radiation make its way half way around the world?

03/28/2011

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Officials: Low Levels Of Radiation From Japan Found In Mass. Rainwater Sample

Low concentrations of radioiodine likely associated with the nuclear power plant issues in Japan were found in a sample of precipitation, state health officials announced on Sunday.

03/27/2011