High radiation detected in L.A. rain

A fast moving thunderstorm system blew through Southern California Friday bringing with it more than much needed precipitation. The rain read hot for dangerous beta radiation. Radiation exceeding 3.3 times background levels was detected and videotaped by EnviroReporter.com at its Radiation Station Santa Monica at the western edge of the Los Angeles basin.

Sky high radiation readings across the U.S.

Government and private radiation stations pick up coast to coast climb surpassing summer surge
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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency RadNet radiation monitors have detected renewed surges in atmospheric readings of dangerous beta radiation across the country. Over a dozen metropolitan test sites have registered four-month highs in EnviroReporter.com’s most recent comprehensive assessment.
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Lights Out

Failure to harden electrical structures and spent nuclear fuel storage leaves U.S., global population vulnerable to solar or terrorist induced apocalypse. NASA’s recent revelation that Earth missed being clobbered by an electric grid-crashing coronal mass ejection, or CME, in 2012 by less than a week reveals an infrastructural catastrophe few think about. EnviroReporter.com exposes how such an event, with 12 percent odds of happening in the next ten years, would cause hundreds of meltdowns and even more spent nuclear fuel fires that would eventually kill all mammals on the planet, including humans. Yet for the price of a pizza per American, the grid could be bulletproofed in the U.S. yet the threat to the world’s nuclear infrastructure would remain with no political will to do anything about it even with new threats like ISIS looming.

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Air radiation levels surge nationwide according to an EnviroReporter.com analysis of 124 U.S. EPA RadNet monitoring stations. From coast to coast, cancer-causing beta radiation is rising to many times background with the culprit possibly being the ongoing triple meltdowns at Fukushima Japan begun over three years ago.

Radiation Conversation II

Radiation Conversation II continues EnviroReporter.com’s thousands of comments, including our own, on issues that readers care about most. Over three million folks have visited EnviroReporter.com and its streaming 24-7 Radiation Station Santa Monica in just the last three years alone. The ongoing triple meltdowns at Fukushima, Japan along with issues like the astronomically polluted Santa Susana Field Laboratory, neighboring Runkle Canyon, the vulnerable state of America’s nuclear reactors to terrorism especially the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, and radiation discovered and exposed across America are just some of the subjects EnviroReporter.com, and you, cover and discuss like nowhere else. The legacy of award-winning excellence in environmental investigative journalism, and your reaction to it and other issues, make Radiation Conversation II the Internet’s most valuable web resource of its kind.

Toxies play starring role in San Gabriel Valley

Half an hour east of Hollywood, the San Gabriel Valley boasts stars of its own, with toxic behavior that would make even Justin Bieber blanch. On March 22, three Toxies – carcinogenic solvents trichloroethylene (TCE), perchloroethylene (PCE) and the solid rocket fuel oxidizer perchlorate – crashed a Baldwin Park community meeting held by Congresswoman Grace F. Napolitano (D – El Monte) to discuss groundwater contamination in the San Gabriel Valley. Floating in the groundwater and imbued in the soil are toxic amounts of the carcinogenic solvents trichloroethylene (TCE), perchloroethylene (PCE) and the solid rocket fuel oxidizer perchlorate. These chemicals are so pervasive in Southern California and across the nation that they’ve become stars in The Toxies, a multi-media campaign to promote public awareness about toxic chemicals and health. All the while, EnviroReporter.com has discovered that thousands of people in the San Gabriel Valley may be inadvertently be being exposed to cancer-causing solvents in their own homes and places of business.

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