Radioactive Minerals: Our school recently found a cardboard box of radioactive minerals which have been stored at the back of the cupboard.
Radioisotopes: One of our teachers is asking if we are still able/allowed to buy radioisotopes.
This downloadable resource is a standard operating procedure and detailed method for handling sealed radioactive sources.
This Scootle resource allows students to examine on both a macro and molecular scale the effects of adding and removing the radioactive element of a smoke detector, as well as the impact smoke has
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- Year 9 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Use and influence of science > People use scientific knowledge to evaluate whether they accept claims,... > ACSHE161