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Popular Science Australia
In Parts Of The United States, Rain Is Containing More MercuryA new study published in Science of the Total Environment found that since 1997
In Parts Of The United States, Rain Is Containing More Mercury
Popular Science Australia / Posted 17 days ago
A new study published in Science of the Total Environment found that since 1997, mercury levels in rainfall has been increasing in some areas of the United States, particularly in the western and central parts of the country. In the eastern states,... Read more
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Science Daily
Mercury levels in rainfall are rising in parts of North America: Positive trends in central regions are consistent with increased mercury emissions in Asia and long-distance transport in the upper atmosphereThe findings are consistent with increased emissions of mercury from coal-burni
Mercury levels in rainfall are rising in parts of North America: Positive trends in central regions are consistent with increased mercury emissions in Asia and long-distance transport in the upper atmosphere
Science Daily / Posted 18 days ago
The findings are consistent with increased emissions of mercury from coal-burning power plants in Asia and decreased emissions in North America, according to Peter Weiss-Penzias, an environmental toxicologist at UC Santa Cruz. Weiss-Penzias is first... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mercury levels in rainfall are rising in parts of North America, study findsImage: Wikipedia. An analysis of long-term trends in the amount of mercury in r
Mercury levels in rainfall are rising in parts of North America, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
Image: Wikipedia. An analysis of long-term trends in the amount of mercury in rainfall and other forms of precipitation in North America found recent increases at many sites, mostly in the center of the continent. At other sites, including those... Read more
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The Forward
Remembering Abe Vigoda, Big-Screen Gangster, TV Detective and Real-Life MenschThe joyous, life-enhancing aspect of Abe Vigoda, the performer of Russian Jewis
Remembering Abe Vigoda, Big-Screen Gangster, TV Detective and Real-Life Mensch
The Forward / Posted 18 days ago
The joyous, life-enhancing aspect of Abe Vigoda, the performer of Russian Jewish origin who died at age 94 on January 26, was reminding us that good acting creates an image different from reality. Beloved for such roles as the moribund, hunched-over... Read more

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