People may have some misconceptions and prejudice concerning the nuclear industry and rumors about radiation.
As a nuclear knowledge-spreading wechat platform, we have the responsibility to break the rumors and improve nuclear technology's status in people's minds.
“If you educate a man, you educate one person but if you educate a woman…you educate a whole nation” a historic quote by one of the greatest philosophers from Africa by name Dr Kwergyir Aggrey. This quote clearly shows the importance and role women play in national development through education. However, the road to actualization for women in the educational field especially in the nuclear industry is never on a smooth ride.
In our previous article, various applications of nuclear science and technology were mentioned. Examples of these applications span from smoke detectors to food preservation, from energy production on earth to space exploration. This week's article focuses on nuclear application in energy production….
Time, Distance and Shielding There are three general guidelines for controlling exposure to ionizing radiation: minimizing exposure time, maximizing distance from the radiation source shielding yourself […]