Shoveling radioactive dirt

November 5, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CST
Kevin Fasken, left, holds a Geiger counter, an instrument used to measure ionized radiation, while Chris Pearman deposits contaminated dirt outside of Schlundt Annex on Wednesday. The MU environmental health and safety department was called to clean up a small amount of phosphorus-32 that was accidentally spilled last night.

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