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by sheepishbabe
Tue Oct 18, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is something going down in Guyana?
Replies: 6
Views: 2000

Re: Is something going down in Guyana?

Isn't that where the European Space Agency operates from?
by sheepishbabe
Wed Aug 17, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Comments
Topic: Feedback for new site
Replies: 31
Views: 6803

Re: Feedback for new site

Looks really good! Much easier for those of us on non-PC devices to navigate.. No more zoom! :D Please don't lose the quick links from the menu option.. Those save so much time (big fan!)

Sorry... "New Posts" "Unread Posts" options - not "quick links"! Tsk! My ambiguity is shocking :D
by sheepishbabe
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions heard at Brussels Airport
Replies: 40
Views: 8904

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions heard at Brussels Airport

Oswald wrote:I'm hoping they don't try to collapse one of the Chunnels. That would cause a multitude of problems between loss of life, economic disruption, even a possible tsunami danger from land subsidence.
Yes. This particular scenario is on everyone's minds round here. (Dover/Folkestone UK)
by sheepishbabe
Tue Mar 22, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions heard at Brussels Airport
Replies: 40
Views: 8904

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions heard at Brussels Airport

Daily Mail reporting unexploded suicide vest found next to "dead terrorist"

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... rport.html
by sheepishbabe
Tue Mar 22, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions heard at Brussels Airport
Replies: 40
Views: 8904

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions heard at Brussels Airport

http://www.lacapitale.be/1519999/article/2016-03-22/hln-diffuse-la-photo-des-suspects-de-l-attentat-de-zaventem Belgian news (with the confirmation of Police) have released a photo of the 3 suspected airport bombers: http://si.rosselcdn.net/sites/default/files/imagecache/pagallery_450x300/2016/03/22...
by sheepishbabe
Fri Mar 18, 2016 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: thank you to dws
Replies: 10
Views: 2344

Re: thank you to dws

Agreed. Thank you for all your hard work.
by sheepishbabe
Thu Feb 18, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Radiological Events
Topic: 10 Grams of IR-192 Missing in Iraq
Replies: 11
Views: 3958

Re: 10 Grams of IR-192 Missing in Iraq

The main risks would be to someone handling the material outside of it's shielded package... in the immediate period after it was stolen. Then you would be looking at initial itching, a latency period and then burns to the hands. The issues as far as I can see would be: 1) The fact that someone got ...
by sheepishbabe
Thu Feb 18, 2016 10:36 am
Forum: Radiological Events
Topic: 10 Grams of IR-192 Missing in Iraq
Replies: 11
Views: 3958

Re: 10 Grams of IR-192 Missing in Iraq

Radioisotope Brief: Iridium-192 (Ir-192) Half Life: 73.83 days Mode of decay: Beta particles and gamma radiation. Industrial Uses: It can apparently be used in industry as a radio tracer, or for industrial radiography. Biomedical uses: A small pellet can be inserted next to an area of the body to be...