Links to Good Nuc Info

Doris Day sings about Radiation and Geiger Counters!
Click on the players below to hear two songs that mention Geiger Counters. (Another is Tom Waits - The Piano Has Been Drinking.)
I suggest you leave it play while you browse the rest of this page. Enjoy!

Doris Day - Tic Tic Tic

If you would like to buy the MP3, you can here

Warren Smith - Uranium Rock - (a bit more current :-) 
This would be a great theme song when prospecting for hot rocks!

Warren Smith - Uranium Rock

If you would like to buy the MP3, you can here

Radiation Dose Chart
This chart is released to the public domain by its authors. I thought some of you would find it helpful. Please click on it for a larger image.
From the authors:"I waive all copyright to this chart and place it in the public domain, so you are free to reuse it anywhere with no permission necessary. (However, keep in mind that I am not a radiation expert, and this chart is intended for general public informational use only.)"

Here is an amazing series of photos showing the craters resulting from the nuclear tests in Nevada.

America's nuclear moonscape:

Along the same lines, an animation showing the timeline of nuclear detonations throughout history.

Nuclear Testing 1945 - 1998

A firsthand account of what it was like to live in Oak Ridge Tennessee when they were building the bomb.

My Nuclear Childhood

In this article, a worker at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station gives his eyewitness account of what happened there on March 11, 2011,

Prologue to catastrophe

An interesting article about a study on the effect of radiation on microbes responsible for the decomposition of plant life.

Forests Around Chernobyl Aren't Decaying Properly

If found this to be one of the clearest description of what's currently going on at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
"Miles O'Brien, science correspondent for PBS NewsHour, has produced a series of three must-see investigative reports revisiting the Fukushima nuclear crisis in Japan. His stories explore how the radiation leaks triggered by the earthquake and tsunami are continuing to affect life there, and beyond."

Nuclear crisis at Fukushima continues to unfold: a trilogy of reports by PBS NewsHour's Miles O'Brien (video)

Doris Day - Tic Tic Tic.mp3
John Giametti,
Apr 15, 2014, 3:03 PM
Warren Smith - Uranium Rock.mp3
John Giametti,
Apr 16, 2014, 12:29 PM