Absorb Physics by David Fairhurst

Radiation penetration

Added by David Fairhurst on Feb 6, 2008

An interactive animation illustrating the penetrative power of the three main types of radiation. Click the arrow buttons to find out what materials alpha particles, beta particles and gamma rays can penetrate.

This resource is from the unit ABC of Radiation which is part of Absorb Physics.

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