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The Planet’s Are Aligning and It’s Called ‘Opposition’ — How Cool Is That!?

A little more than once every two years Mars aligns exactly opposite the sun meaning it's bright and visible to Earthlings! It's called, "Opposition"! I think that's so cool. I'm one of those star gazing people. I have to go to bed early to be ready for the morning show, so I'll just have to enjoy it in the news. Will you do me a favor? Will YOU enjoy it for me? Here are the details:

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Source of Hanford vapors found
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Possible Sources of Hanford Vapors Discovered — 18 Workers Sickened Over Two Weeks

Washington River Protection Services has isolated the source of vapors that produced a variety of symptoms in numerous Hanford workers recently.

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Third leak found in tank AY-102
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New Discovery of Leaking Waste from Hanford Double-Shell Tank

The Department of Energy announced Thursday new evidence of more leaking waste from the oldest of Hanford's double-shell tanks.

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Northwest legislator wants answers on whistleblower firings.
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Legislators Demand Investigation into Firings of Whistleblowers at Hanford

One is a coincidence, but is two a conspiracy? One legislator wants answers.

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What Are the Most Dangerous Jobs in America? DJ’s Not on The List!

Some people would kill to get a good job, but make sure you don't get a job that could kill.

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Scientists close to erasing memories?
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Scientists Close To Deleting Our Memories? Wow!

Remember the flashing strobe pen in the movie Men In Black?  Maybe not THAT far off!

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Another whistleblower suit filed against Hanford
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New Whistleblower Complaint Filed Against Hanford Contractor

This is the second such complaint filed by the Bechtel-URS worker.

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Radioactive Waste Cleanup Continues At Hanford Nuclear Reservation
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Will the Hanford VIT Plant Actually Work? — A Look at What Scientists Are Up Against

We've been taking a look at what has almost become an iconic part of the Mid-Columbia: the VIT, or vitrification plant, at Hanford.  

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Will Hanford VIT Plant Actually Work? A Look At What Scientists Are Up Against (Part 1)

It's a household word in the Columbia Basin,  but exactly what is the VIT Plant, and what are they trying to clean up?  We explain in a way you can understand.

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Is There a Big Antibiotic Scare?! I Found Something Worth Reading!

We've heard for years that with the over-use of antibiotics we will some day get to a point when they will no longer be effective.

A medical expert believes we may be there now!

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