Friday, May 30, 2008

Sad News of a Pioneer. ROBERT O. BECKER, 1923-2008

We regret to report that Robert Becker died on May 14. We have prepared a short obituary, which is posted at,

Louis Slesin


ROBERT O. BECKER, 1923-2008

By Linda Oliver(Linda Oliver)

He was later draw into public controversies over heatlh effects - Becker is credited as the first to use the term "electromagnetic pollution" - and in the end paid dearly for speaking out. "Bob Becker's passing marks the end of an era.....