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# radiation - Friday 18 March, 2011

Japan raises nuclear crisis rating to Level 5

The raising of the incident’s rating puts the crisis on a par with the Three Mile Island incident in the United States.

# radiation - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Japanese radiation text warning hoax spreads panic

Philippine authorities have called for investigation into fake text purporting to be from the BBC, as anonymous hoaxer adds names of survivors to list of confirmed dead.

# radiation - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

What are the dangers of exposure to radiation?

Small amounts of radiation have been released from Japan’s Fukushima plant – but what risks, if any, does this pose to the local population?

# radiation - Tuesday 17 August, 2010

WE’VE ALL HEARD and suspected that mobile phones might emit more radiation than their makers would suggest, or that mobile phone networks would admit.

Here, however, is a video we found that suggests there may indeed be more power inside your little handset than you imagined.

Lads, think about which pocket you use to store your phone next time…