June 4, 2020

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Visiting the City That Built the Hanford Nuclear Site

As my airplane ways the Tri-Towns Airport in south-central Washington point out, the sandy expanse...

As my airplane ways the Tri-Towns Airport in south-central Washington point out, the sandy expanse outside the house my window gives way to hundreds of vivid inexperienced circles and squares. From this semi-arid terrain springs an irrigated oasis of potatoes, hops, peaches, and sweet corn. Just over and above our view is just one of the most contaminated destinations in the planet: the Hanford Website, dwelling to 177 getting older tanks of radioactive waste.