November 7th, 2011
08:50 PM ET

Erin Brockovich and the Risks of Nuclear 'Hot Water'

Erin Brockovich, the environmental activist whose life was portrayed in a film starring Julia Roberts, says families across the country are at risk from nuclear power plants–a subject she's written about in a new "fact-based" novel, Hot Water. Brockovich says a study of the teeth of infants living near nuclear plants raises disturbing questions about the risks of contamination–and clusters of cancer–in communities from the West Coast to the Deep South.

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