Nuclear Radiation Shielding Protection
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Nuclear Radiation Shielding Protection

A list of Radiation Shielding materials, recommended thickness for gamma radiation (nuclear explosion). Halving Thickness & Protection Factor of PF-1000. (UPDATED)

Radioactive Water Filter
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Radioactive Water Filter

Guest article by Bogan – Spurred by a comment on this blog, I started to research how a person might go about filtering water that has been contaminated by radioactivity. Knowing little to nothing about the topic a person ought to be able to find out something by rummaging through the internet, right? As I…

Nuclear Power Plants: When Backup Systems Fail
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Nuclear Power Plants: When Backup Systems Fail

The 104 U.S. nuclear power plants are some of the most sophisticated and complex energy systems ever designed. However any complex system, no matter how well it is designed and engineered, cannot be deemed failure-proof. The emergency power supplies of a nuclear power plant are built with several layers of redundancy such as diesel generators…

Plan Your Evacuation Route Away From Nuclear Power Plants
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Plan Your Evacuation Route Away From Nuclear Power Plants

For those of you who live near a nuclear power plant, and especially if within 50 miles, it might be a good idea to plan your evacuation route (bugout) before such a time when there is a nuclear accident or worse. I recently received an email from someone who came across an earlier article here…

Preparations And Survival For Nuclear War
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Preparations And Survival For Nuclear War

Image: WikiHow The immediate psychological effects of a thermonuclear explosion – a surface burst of a nuclear weapon (or weapons) that suck millions of tons of pulverized and radioactive earth into the air – will be outright terror.   Stunned terror, confusion and panic – primarily because it will be an event that is so…

3 Minutes To Midnight And A Terrorist With A Suitcase Nuke
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3 Minutes To Midnight And A Terrorist With A Suitcase Nuke

(a scene from ’24’) “The probability of global catastrophe is very high,” reads an excerpted statement from the Science and Security Board on the 2016 time of the Doomsday Clock. The infamous ‘doomsday clock’ was recently moved forward during 2015 to… three minutes to midnight. During their 2016 update they noted: “The probability has not…

An Earthen Filter For Radioactive Water
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An Earthen Filter For Radioactive Water

The following earthen water filter will effectively remove radioactive particles from water… All soil found around the United States include different combinations of the following three things… sand, silt, and clay. With that said, the soil type that’s best for a earthen water filter to remove radioactive particles is that with a high clay content….