Office of Human Radiation Experiments

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This website is the result of a project started in 1994 by the Department of Energy's Office of Human Radiation Experiments. The purpose of the group was to research experiments done to test the effects of radiation on humans and to compile documentation (including photographs, oral histories, declassified documents, and audio/visual clips) about the projects, making them available online in a single place. In addition to the different documentation that was cataloged, the group also published a report discussing the process and result of their research.

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United States. Department of Energy. Office of Human Radiation Experiments. November 25, 2009.

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This website is part of the collection entitled: CyberCemetery and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 322 times . More information about this site can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Office of Human Radiation Experiments
  • Added Title: DOE Openness: Human Radiation Experiments

Description

This website is the result of a project started in 1994 by the Department of Energy's Office of Human Radiation Experiments. The purpose of the group was to research experiments done to test the effects of radiation on humans and to compile documentation (including photographs, oral histories, declassified documents, and audio/visual clips) about the projects, making them available online in a single place. In addition to the different documentation that was cataloged, the group also published a report discussing the process and result of their research.

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"This is a DOE Office of Health, Safety and Security, Office of Health and Safety Archived Website."

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The CyberCemetery provides permanent public access to the web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions. This collection is provided through a partnership between the UNT Libraries, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), as part of the Federal Depository Library Program.

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  • November 25, 2009

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  • 1940~ - 2009~

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  • June 6, 2011, 11:39 a.m.

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  • March 7, 2016, 12:40 p.m.

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United States. Department of Energy. Office of Human Radiation Experiments. Office of Human Radiation Experiments, website, November 25, 2009; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc36266/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.