• 15 JUN 05

    Israeli expert committee on powerlines

    Following is a report from Israel on yet another self styled WHO clone “expert committee” making all the usual noises about powerline magnetic fields. * Note where ICNIRP apparently admits that their guidelines are only for acute short term exposures. * There’s the old WHO/ICNIRP claim that the epidemiological studies and/or, labratory tests are defined

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    • 14 JUN 05

    Correction!

    Just noticed – As for my earlier message “Tower protests increasing in Australia” it turns out that Beaconsfield is in Fremantle, West Australia and not Sydney New South Wales!!!! There IS a Beaconsfield in NSW but that wasn’t it! Oops! A slight error but at least I got the continent right! Will correct the post

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    • 14 JUN 05

    Santa brings 3G to New Zealand

    While we see increasing protests in NSW over the rollout of 3G technology, Santa is bringing it all to New Zealand before Christmas – just in time for families to buy the the latest in 3G gadgetry – especially for the kiddies. Watch for a heavy advertising blitz to hit the islands in November. With

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    • 14 JUN 05

    Tower protests increasing in Australia

    The following is from the latest community newsletter from the “Beaconsfield Action Group” from Fremantle, West Australia. Though only briefly covered in the mainstream Australian media, Australian community protests against the unregulated roll out of anything wireless that the Telcos can dream up is on the increase in the major population centres, reflecting a growing

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    • 12 JUN 05

    Many Scientists Admit to Misconduct

    Many Scientists Admit to Misconduct Degrees of Deception Vary in Poll; Researchers Say Findings Could Hurt the Field By Rick Weiss Washington Post Staff Writer Thursday, June 9, 2005; A03 Few scientists fabricate results from scratch or flatly plagiarize the work of others, but a surprising number engage in troubling degrees of fact-bending or deceit,

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    • 11 JUN 05

    FM broadcasting and malignant melanoma incidence

    The following is the abstract from a new paper by Professor Olle Johansson et al. Hallberg Ö, Johansson O, “FM broadcasting exposure time and malignant melanoma incidence”, Electromag Biol Med 2005; 24: 1-8 Object: To analyze the age-specific incidence of malignant melanoma in Sweden since 1958 in order to see if the reported general increase

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    • 11 JUN 05

    Mobile phones ‘can trigger skin allergies’

    Mobile phones ‘can trigger skin allergies’ http://thescotsman.scotsman.com/uk.cfm?id=631582005 LOUISE GRAY RADIATION from mobile phones can trigger reactions in people with skin allergies, according to new research. Tests showed exposure to microwaves produced by mobiles can cause an allergic response in people who have eczema or dermatitis. A Japanese scientist made the discovery after testing blood samples

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    • 10 JUN 05

    Is Easter Island a warning for us all?

    Don’t Be Fooled: Advanced and Rational Societies Can Commit Environmental Suicide By Johann Hari The Independent UK Wednesday 08 June 2005 The way our economy is structured actually encourages environmental destruction. When Tony Blair flew to Washington on Monday to discuss the rapid changes to the earth’s climate caused by man, it is a shame

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    • 09 JUN 05

    U.N. Training Iraqis in Jordan to Measure Radiation from Depleted Uranium

    U.N. Training Iraqis in Jordan to Measure Radiation from Depleted Uranium June 01, 2005 — By Dale Gavlak, Associated Press AMMAN, Jordan — Concerned about depleted uranium and what they say are increasing cancer rates, Iraqi officials are receiving training from U.N. experts on techniques to measure radiation levels according to international standards, a U.N.

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    • 09 JUN 05

    Comments on SIDS /EMF from Lachlan Mudge

    Don, As you are no doubt also aware, in addition to the points you raise, there is also the added possibility of stress and associated mental health based issues induced by the Mother sleeping near a meter box, potential for influence of high frequency EMR on mother and child generated by baby monitors, which although

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