92. Uranium: Two Untold Tales (Live At Harvard)
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by T. R. Appleton
1y ago
America's worst radioactive accident isn't Three Mile Island, and the Nazi nuclear physicist wasn't assassinated by the famous baseball player ..read more
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91. Protactinium: Decolonize Science
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by T. R. Appleton
1y ago
Sometimes we need a quiet moment in order to step back and look at the bigger picture ..read more
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90. Thorium: Bright Lights, Big City
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by T. R. Appleton
2y ago
Sure, thorium could provide practically limitless clean energy, but then we couldn't build weapons of mass destruction ..read more
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89. Actinium: The Windup… And The Pitchblende
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by T. R. Appleton
2y ago
We all know that radioactive rocks glow in the dark, except they actually don't, except for when they actually do ..read more
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88. Radium: Several Sordid Affairs
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by T. R. Appleton
2y ago
Out of all the characters who encounter radium in this episode, the only one to emerge unscathed is the guy who comes face-to-face with Satan ..read more
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87. Francium: Nothing To Do With Cats
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by T. R. Appleton
3y ago
You don't have to have a degree to do science, but it helps ..read more
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86. Radon: It’s Coming From Inside The House
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by T. R. Appleton
3y ago
You know something's amiss when you set off the radiation alarms while walking in to the nuclear power plant ..read more
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85. Astatine: Pathological Science
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by T. R. Appleton
3y ago
The story of astatine takes us to Alabama, Dacca, Romania, Vienna, and California, but definitely not Switzerland ..read more
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84. Polonium: The Distinguished Alumna Of Warsaw’s Flying University
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by T. R. Appleton
3y ago
Sadly, it's no longer possible to purchase this lethally radioactive element for fifteen cents and a cereal boxtop ..read more
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83. Bismuth: The Friendly Oddball
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by T. R. Appleton
3y ago
The periodic table shows the natural patterns and trends among the elements. Bismuth does not abide ..read more
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