Radioactivity: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by Claudio Tuniz
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0199692424 | ISBN-13: 9780199692422 | 144 pages | EPUB | 0,9 MB
You cannot hide from radioactivity. Even the book you are holding is slightly radioactive, but there are more serious risks. Radioactivity - the breakdown of unstable atomic nuclei, releasing radiation - is a fundamental process in nature. It is a process that has been harnessed to provide wide and important applications in science, medicine, industry, and energy production.