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Greenpeace scientist Dr. Rianne Teule measures radioactive levels of a device from the nearby Tuwaitha nuclear facility. The device, abandoned on a roadside, contains yellow powder that is 1000 times background levels of radiation.

 

We are calling for a full assessment of the situation at Tuwaitha and other nuclear sites in Iraq. Find out what we discovered on our trip in June and July 2003.

One member of the Iraq team writes, "How do you tell someone they can't stay in their own home anymore? How do you look someone in the eye when you know that what little they have, they should abandon, even though they have nowhere else to go? We had to do that today. Another day looking for nightmares, another day finding them..."

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New York

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New York-based artist Alexis Rockman's piece 'The Farm' which was on show at Camden Art Centre, London, UK. The piece illustrates a future where genetic engineering is rife.

Alexis Rockman's piece 'Manifest' currently

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Alexis Rockman's piece 'Manifest' currently on show at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA

Alexis Rockman's piece 'Hot House' currently

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Alexis Rockman's piece 'Hot House' currently on show at the Camden Art Centre, London, UK

Alexis Rockman

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Alexis Rockman, New York based artist in front of 'Manifest'

Jellyfish

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Jellyfish

Sea Urchin

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Sea Urchin

Brittlestar commonly found in deep water

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Brittlestar commonly found in deep water

Ge soya beens

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Ge soya beens

September, 2003, logging in Sami area

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September, 2003, logging in Sami area

Kids for forests game

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Kids for forests game

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