Be Aware

Christina and Eric Bear are spreading the word about the dangers of radon gas

April 27, 2012

CHRISTINA AND ERIC BEAR are winners of the Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes for their Radon Awareness Project. The Colorado siblings are educating the public about testing homes for radon, a gas that can cause lung cancer. "You can protect yourself and your family," Christina, 14, says.


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