[ RadSafe ] Psychological Impacts of Chernobyl

Harry Reynolds hreynolds at energysolutions.com
Tue May 3 13:46:08 CDT 2011

The statement below by Dr. Busby is actually very defensible.  

~800,000 people (or ~10% of the population) within 200 kilometers or
anywhere with a population of 8 million will contract cancer if they are
not moved out.  They will also contract cancer if they are moved out.

It is a very successful and probably intentional distortion of a true

Dr. Chris Busby, another physicist says there is a rage in the 
> >> people in Tokyo and he now predicts based on his calculations that 
> >> 800,000 people out of about 8 million who live within 200 kilomters

> >> [sic] of the plant will contract cancer if they are not moved out."
> >>

Harry Reynolds

You are currently subscribed to the RadSafe mailing list

Before posting a message to RadSafe be sure to have read and understood
the RadSafe rules. These can be found at:

For information on how to subscribe or unsubscribe and other settings
visit: http://health.phys.iit.edu

More information about the RadSafe mailing list