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Every minute, 10,000 gallons of water mysteriously gush out of the desert floor at a place called Ash Meadows, an oasis that is home to 24 plant and animal species found nowhere else in the world. A new Brigham Young University study indicates that the water arriving at Ash Meadows is completing a 15,000-year journey, flowing slowly underground from what is now the Nevada Test Site.
Originally posted by ANNED
No radioactivity will ever make it.
Between decay and filtering by the intervening geology there will be so little left it will be indistinguishable from natural radioactivity. (60 plus miles)
What little radioactivity that will effect the area has happened already.
it was from airborne fallout.
Originally posted by boaby_phet
wont the radiation have gone by 15000 years time ?
it has a half life (the radiation) after all ... once thats run its course it wont be radioactive.