MLA Citation: Bloomfield, Louis A. "Question 877"
How Everything Works 21 Apr 2018. 21 Apr 2018 <http://howeverythingworks.org/print1.php?QNum=877>.
877. Is it safe to live near high-power lines?
It's probably fine. While the high-tension wires do create modest alternating electric and magnetic fields, there is no credible evidence that these fields cause any injury and no one has proposed a convincing mechanism whereby those fields could affect biological tissue.

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