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Study to monitor SoCal kelp for Fukushima radiation

MALIBU (CNS) – Researchers this month will begin testing Southern California kelp beds for radioactive contamination that may have drifted east from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster in Japan. The study, which includes […]


Large solar flare erupts; little impact to Earth

(AP) – A huge solar flare erupted from the sun Thursday, streaming radiation toward Earth. The solar storm is expected to arrive early Saturday, but forecasters at the government’s Space Weather Prediction Center say they […]