Category Archives: News

Reflecting on Todayʻs Radiation Safety Environment from the Medcom Lab

Please note this post was hacked and words were inserted into it that were not mine and did not reflect my viewpoint.   I am scanning the website as time permits to remove any offensive content that was inserted without permission. To me Geiger Counters have always been about inquiry – what is there around […]

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30 Year Anniversary of IMI – International Medcom Inc.

I usually keep my occasional blog posts limited to news of interest on radiation detection, safety and security. I have also  posted on events related to the radiation detection industry. I donʻt usually post explicitly on my own company, but much of my work in Radiation Detection has been through my activities as a Founder, Designer, Engineer, […]

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Deep Space Radiation – Questions about Human Health Risk

Anyone who has carried a Geiger Counter on a flight knows that radiation levels go up with altitude.  This is primarily because the atmosphere thins, providing less shielding from cosmic radiation.  The magnetic field surrounding the earth also provides some shielding.  Outside, in deep space, radiation levels increase significantly.  Health data for Apollo Astronauts shows […]

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