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Australian news, and some related international items

Thyroid cancer increasing nine years after Fukushima — IPPNW peace and health blog

Fukushima Medical University has published new thyroid cancer data from its ongoing screening study of children exposed to radioactive contamination from the March 2011 reactor meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station. The results, according to a new article by Dr. Alex Rosen, co-chair of IPPNW-Germany, show a disturbing increase in the number of thyroid cancer cases, and increased numbers of nodules and cysts in the thyroid glands of children participating in the screenings.

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WHO Director-General’s Remarks on Coronavirus (COVID-19) – March 16th 2020 — Mining Awareness +

“WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 16 March 2020 Good afternoon everyone. In the past week, we have seen a rapid escalation of cases of COVID-19. More cases and deaths have now been reported in the rest of the world than in China. We have also seen a […]

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Victoria lifts moratorium on onshore gas, but permanently bans fracking — RenewEconomy

Victorian Andrews government to allow onshore gas exploration, but will permanently ban CSG and fracking. Environmental groups and the Greens label it “disaster capitalism”. The post Victoria lifts moratorium on onshore gas, but permanently bans fracking appeared first on RenewEconomy.

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Huge Dundonnell wind farm begins production in Victoria — RenewEconomy

Huge Dundonnell wind farm begins output in Victoria, one of the few large scale wind and solar projects to connect on schedule. The post Huge Dundonnell wind farm begins production in Victoria appeared first on RenewEconomy.

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