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Environment: Measuring human impact

October 7, 2014 Frank Saverino 0

By Frank Saverino Columnist A question has brought politically divided countries like ours to a standstill in efforts to raise environmental awareness and encourage eco-friendly practices: To what extent can we accurately measure the impact […]

Challenges remain from Japan earthquake

November 12, 2013 Frank Saverino 0

Since the 2011 Tohoku earthquake shut down and paralyzed Tokyo Electro Power Company’s Fukushima plant in Japan, the problems stemming from the level-7 nuclear meltdown are still unresolved, and the local residents (those of the evacuated 300,000 who have returned) remain fearful of the future harms that radiation exposure could have on their health, food and water. […]