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The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures®: Radioactivity

Description

This resource contains ideas and materials to help teach and explore the topic of Radioactivity - in particular, how the decay of elements causes one to become another.

Type of Activity

:
group work

Audience

:
Teacher

Age Group

:
14 to 18 years
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Dr Peter Wothers explains the process of radioactive decay to show how one element can become another through loss of part of its nucleus.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Video clips and accompanying resources produced in partnership with the Royal Institution. View the full 2012 Ri Christmas Lectures® at the Ri Channel (richannel.org).