Item Details

Nuclear Radiation [electronic resource]

Video Education Australasia
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This program take a thorough look at nuclear radiation, covering the history of its discovery, what makes atoms radioactive, and methods for detecting radioactivity. The video also explains types of radiation including alpha, beta, gamma, and positron, types of decay and decay equations, decay series, radiation dose, and dose equivalence. The effects of radiation on living things and the environment, and the uses of radiation in medicine and industry are also discussed, with application to real-life situations.
Release Date
2012
Run Time
23 min.
Language
English
Rating
10 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 22, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • X-Rays (0:42)
  • Discovery of Radioactivity (0:41)
  • Discovery of Radium (0:35)
  • Discovery of the Nucleus/Uses of Radioactive Materials (1:00)
  • Radioactivity: Isotopes (1:42)
  • Nuclear Stability (1:36)
  • Radioisotopes (2:25)
  • Types of Radiation (4:51)
  • Detection, Doses, and Effects of Radiation (4:57)
  • Radioactivity: Half-Life (2:42)
  • Credits: Nuclear Radiation (0:46)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Publisher no.
52674 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (23 min.) : sd., col.+ instructional materials (online)
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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