Historical Issues/Applications

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Q7134   –   Madame Curie
Q7667   –   Old watch parts
Q8103   –   Radiation safety posters
Q8186   –   Radiation terms

The following websites may also be useful:

  External website   Historical Instrument Collection – Oak Ridge Associated Universities
  External website   History of Radiation and Radiation Protection – Idaho State University
  External website   How the Curie Came to Be – Oak Ridge Associated Universities
  External website   Marie Curie and the Science of Radioactivity – The American Institute of Physics
  External website   Radioactive Quack Cures – Oak Ridge Associated Universities