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No, Fukushima is not killing off massive quantities of sea life near California
Description: The latest story to circulate on social media is all about how Fukushima radiation is causing massive die-offs of sea life off the coast of California. But this claim falls apart pretty quickly. At Deep Sea News, Craig McClain, Assistant Director of Science for the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, found that, perhaps unsurprisingly, the real science behind this story has nothing to do with radiation or Fukushima. [Source: Boing Boing]
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Source: Boing Boing
Publish Date: 1/6/2014
Reading Level: Basic
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