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Do cell phone towers cause cancer? His views on the topic:‘Risks from cell tower/phone radiation are negligible’Cell tower radiation is incapable of causing cancer as it has a million times less energy. It cannot make structural changes in cells making them rogue cells which may multiply uncontrollably to form cancer. There is no scientific support for other alleged hazards from cell toer/phone radiation. Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordpress.com/2013/04/01/do-cell-phone-towers- cause-cancer/
Two central ministers are reportedly afraid of telecom tower radiation!
Two central ministers are reportedly afraid of telecom tower radiation! His views on the topic:As per a report, “Intensive International research has not established any adverse health effect in the short or long term of Radio Frequency radiation exposure from mobile phones and cell tower antennas”.If the reported apprehensions of Shri Veerappa Moily and Ms Krishna Tirath are correct, it is a case of no light under the lighthouse. Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordpress.com/
The Hindustan Times unwittingly scares public His views on the topic:The Hindustan Times may not have the scientific resources to sift the corn from the chaff. But publishing assertive statements based on unscientific reports is not appropriate; more so when such statements are likely to be taken as Gospel truths by an unsuspecting public. It is unfortunate that a leading daily such as The Hindustan Times behaves this way. Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordpress.com/
About Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited
About Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited His views on the topic:NPCIL’s latest report card highlights several records in the safe operation of nuclear power plants. For instance, ten reactors of the company have run non-stop for more than one year. Among them, the Unit-2 of Tarapur Atomic Power Station has run continuously for 590 days, a notable achievement. Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordress.com/
Report on cell tower radiation contains factual errors, mis-information and hoaxes
Report on cell tower radiation contains factual errors, mis-information and hoaxes His views on the topic:A professor of electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of technology, Bombay wrote a document titled “Report on cell tower radiation” and submitted it to the Department of Telecommunication (DOT). Apart from several unsubstantiated comments and wrong interpretation of concepts, the report contains news stories in a subsection titled “Epidemiological studies from different countries”. Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordress.com/
Do not use cell phone for more than 18-20minutes daily: most widely spread disinformation
Do not use cell phone for more than 18-20 minutes daily: most widely spread disinformation His views on the topic:Dr Kari Jokela, member of the International Commission on Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP) and research professor at the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, Finland, in an email message stated that Dr Girish Kumar’s interpretations of ICNIRP guidelines are incorrect. Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordress.com/
Hazards of reading the “Report on Cell Tower Radiation”
Hazards of reading the “Report on Cell Tower Radiation” His views on the topic:Professor Girish Kumar’s report was an eye opener to me. I have sent it to few specialists. Their comments were equally revealing. What is disturbing is that the report got undeserved credibility as it emerged from IIT Bombay. The report is a classic example of a biased and unscientific study. The report needs careful analysis as most of the scary observations on the biological effects of cell tower/phone radiation uncritically published in some of our leading news papers emerge from it.Read More: http://ksparthasarathy.wordpress.com/2013/01/23/hazards-of- reading-the-report-on-cell-tower-radiation/
About Dr. KSparthasarathyMr. Ksparthasarathy is a Secretary of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board, & Raja Ramanna Fellow in the Department of Atomic Energy. Free lance journalism is his hobby
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