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Salem-News.com (Jul-11-2014 21:26)
Oregon Coast Health Advisory Lifted at Two BeachesSalem-News.com
State officials continue to encourage other recreational activities -- flying kites, picnicking, playing on the beach, and walking -- at all Oregon beaches.
(LINCOLN CITY, Ore. ) -
A public health advisory for contact with marine water at D River Beach, located in Lincoln County, and Heceta Beach in Lane County was lifted late Friday by the Oregon Health Authority.
Salem-News.com (Jul-11-2014 20:51)
Oregon State Engineers Create Portable Radiation Detection DeviceSalem-News.com Staff
The system is a miniaturized gamma ray spectrometer, which means it can measure not only the intensity of radiation but also identify the type of radionuclide that is creating it.
(CORVALLIS, Ore. ) -
Nuclear engineers at Oregon State University have developed a small, portable and inexpensive radiation detection device that should help people all over the world better understand the radiation around them, its type and intensity, and whether or not it poses a health risk.