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What Does Nuclear Fallout Do To Your Body?

Fallout is everywhere, NO not the game. Or the Boy. Or… NO. Just the nuclear kind! Seven blessings friends, Trace here for DNews. Nuclear fallout is an inevitable side-effect of nuclear disaster. When a nuclear weapon is detonated (or a nuclear power plant has its worst day ever) radioactive dust …

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What Does Radiation Poisoning Do to Your Body?

Ionizing radiation is like cupcakes. One cupcake, that’s fine. 1000 cupcakes, all at once? Not fine! You’ve probably seen acute radiation poisoning on TV, people wrapped in bandages, and such… but chances are you don’t know what’s going on there… so let’s shed some visible light radiation on this mystery. …

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Invisible Rivers In The Sky Are Changing Our Planet

What do catastrophic floods, extratropical cyclones, debilitating drought, and a massive oyster die-off have in common? Rivers in the sky. No, really. Rivers in the sky. Hey waterbabies, it’s Natalia for DNews! California is currently in the middle of a relentless drought, but it might be alleviated with a super …

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Why It Takes 75 Elements To Make Your Cell Phone

Ahh, I broke my phone screen. Hey does anyone have any yttrium, terbium, europium, or gadolinium? ….or tape? Hey all you screen time junkies, Trace here for DNews. For futurists, technology is the great unifier, and the internet democratizes communication for all of humanity! The statistics organization IDC estimates 44 …

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No Human Has Ever Left Earth’s Atmosphere, Here’s Why

Through the history of space exploration so far, we’ve debated where the earth’s atmosphere ends, and space begins. And your surprise for the day is that according to newly unearthed observations, our atmosphere is way bigger than we ever thought. Like it goes past the moon. We’ve mostly defined space …

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