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Post by TriciaG » February 3rd, 2019, 5:43 pm

Final Report of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments (1995).

Researchers in the United States have performed thousands of human radiation experiments to determine the effects of atomic radiation and radioactive contamination on the human body, generally on people who were poor, sick, or powerless. Most of these tests were performed, funded, or supervised by the United States military, Atomic Energy Commission, or various other U.S. federal government agencies.

The experiments included a wide array of studies, involving things like feeding radioactive food to mentally disabled children or conscientious objectors, inserting radium rods into the noses of schoolchildren, deliberately releasing radioactive chemicals over U.S. and Canadian cities, measuring the health effects of radioactive fallout from nuclear bomb tests, injecting pregnant women and babies with radioactive chemicals, and irradiating the testicles of prison inmates, among other things.

Much information about these programs was classified and kept secret. In the 1990s Eileen Welsome's reports on radiation testing for The Albuquerque Tribune prompted the creation of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments by executive order of president Bill Clinton in order to monitor government tests; it published results in 1995. ( Wikipedia; to be changed before cataloging)
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Post by TriciaG » March 30th, 2019, 10:29 am

I think we're close enough to the end of the cleanup month that I can bring this out. :)
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Post by realisticspeakers » March 30th, 2019, 11:05 am

Could I claim sections 1 - 4, please?
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Post by TriciaG » March 30th, 2019, 11:14 am

They're yours!

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Post by melaniedyoung » March 31st, 2019, 7:00 am

Can I claim sections 16 & 17 please?

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Post by TriciaG » March 31st, 2019, 11:04 am

They're yours! Holler if you have any questions. :)
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Post by TriciaG » March 31st, 2019, 1:10 pm

Moved to Readers Wanted. :)
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Post by jenno » March 31st, 2019, 5:53 pm

Could I claim sections 5 and 6 please ?

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Post by TriciaG » March 31st, 2019, 6:00 pm

You're in!
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Post by Ciufi » April 1st, 2019, 4:58 pm

I'd like to claim 11, 12, and 13, please.

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Post by TriciaG » April 1st, 2019, 5:01 pm

Yours! :)
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Post by TriciaG » April 2nd, 2019, 1:32 pm

First file in! 8-) Thanks!

I should be able to listen this evening.
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Post by TriciaG » April 2nd, 2019, 4:49 pm

Thank you! Got 'em both, and both are PL OK. 8-)
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