TRC #262: Fukushima Effects + Stress and Grey Hair + Almond Joy’s Got Nuts

almondjoy-mounds_300Episode 262 of the Reality Check is quite the humdinger. Adam starts off the show by revisiting the effects of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster and looking into whether it has caused some fruits to mutate into monster fruits. Next Darren looks into whether stress causes one’s hair to go gray. Pat closes out the show by answering the age old question of whether it’s true that Almond Joy’s got nuts and Mounds don’t.

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Fukushima Effects

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The Reality Check #181: Spontaneous Human Combustion + Fukushima Fallout + Franklin Kite Experiment

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Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster – Wikipedia

Evaluation of radiation doses associated risk from the Fukushima nuclear accident to marine biota and human consumers of seafood

Fukushima Plant Admits Radioactive Water Leaked To Sea\

Fukushima Water Leak Risk Exaggerated: Watchdog: Discovery News

Stress and Gray Hair

Scientific American

How Stuff Works

Almond Joy’s and Mounds

Wikipedia: Almond

Library of Congress: Coconut is not a nut

FDA Tree Nuts

Health Canada: Tree Nuts

Wikipedia: Coconut

Wikipedia : Culinary Nuts


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