Absorb Physics by David Fairhurst

A radioactive source and an electroscope

Added by David Fairhurst on Feb 6, 2008

An interactive animation demonstrating an experiment to explore the effect of radiation on a Gold-leaf electroscope. Click the arrow button to charge the electroscope and turn on the radiation source. Observe the gold-leaf fall as the radiation strikes the electroscope. Click the arrow button again to reset the animation.

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

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