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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 demonstrates how a cloud chamber can be used to visualise background radiation.

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).