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Old 12-24-2011, 06:29 PM   #1
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Default Strange growth found on nuclear waste

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may be biological in nature.


http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/me...-waste-growths
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Its not the first time fungi have been seen growing near and possibly even harvesting radioactivity:

http://www.cosmosmagazine.com/featur.../silent-spring

http://www.healwithfood.org/articles...um-nuclear.php
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And UNDERWATER spiders at that..,

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And UNDERWATER spiders at that..,

what do you think crabs are.... think of that next time you sit down to a bowl of butter and a plate legs
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