On this day…in 1900

German physicist Max Planck publishes his groundbreaking study of the effect of radiation on a “blackbody” substance, and the quantum theory of modern physics is born. Through physical experiments, Planck demonstrated that energy, in certain situations, can exhibit characteristics of physical matter. According to theories of classical physics, energy is solely a continuous wave-like phenomenon, … [Read the full story]

Japanese MotoGP given the ‘all clear’

The Japanese MotoGP race planned for October 2 will go ahead as planned, after radiation risks were dismissed as ‘negligible’. The race, scheduled for the Motegi Twin Ring circuit, had been in doubt after the earthquake and tsunami that hit the country in March, and the accident at the Fukushima nuclear powerplant which followed, but … [Read the full story]

I don’t believe the way politicians behave today

I have been resting lately gathering my strength  while persuing the news. All bad news lately, Tsunami, floods, fires and radiation leaks. Then of course there are the politicians…I read with interest about the Prime Minister of the UK telLing the police to investigate the disappearance of a young child in Portugal. The police told … [Read the full story]

Nuclear Waste…when will it stop?

I must speak out about nuclear pollution pouring into the ocean. How long will the leak continue? How far will it spread? How long will the damage to our oceans last? Do you remember the oil leak last year? If we do not stop these leaks it won’t only be our sea life in trouble…it’ll … [Read the full story]