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Ionizing Radiation, Part 5: Beta Radiation

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Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: November 01, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 11, 2012
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Submitter : Mitch Ricketts

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This film examines exposures to beta particles that are emitted from the nuclei of some heavy, unstable atoms. Major topics include health effects, exposures, and protective measures. Other educational concepts include internal radiation hazard, external radiation hazard, and shielding. This instructional film is from Kansas State... More

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half-life, sealed source, sealed radiation source, radioactivity, Chernobyl, radioactive decay, radiation health effects, occupational health, Kansas State University, radiation burn, Ionizing Radiation, external radiation hazard, radioisotope, beta particle, half life, bone cancer, internal radiation hazard, beta emitter, occupational safety, Mitch Ricketts, industrial hygiene, radiation protection, health physics, beta radiation, radiation shielding, desquamation, genag711

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States

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