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Spotting danger from on high

Airborne sensors can identify mineral outcrops and soil that may contain natural asbestos

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12:11pm, August 7, 2009

Airborne instruments can scan the ground to quickly and efficiently detect rocks and soil that may contain naturally occurring asbestos, researchers report.

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