Radiation

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What is Gamma Radiation

Gamma Radiation: A brief backgroundGamma particles consist of energy photons and were discovered by Paul Villard in 1900 when he was researching gamma radiati...

What is Beta Radiation?

Define Beta RadiationBefore we get into beta radiation decay, you need to know the definition of beta radiation. When beta particles are released, this create...

A Definition of Alpha Decay

This condition called alpha decay happens due to an unstable nucleus because of a high number of protons. The alpha particle is released along with the kinetic ...
Alpha radiation

Alpha particles: Radiation

Alpha Radiation and Charge of Alpha ParticleAlpha particles have two neutrons and two protons that are bound by a helium nucleus and usually develop during al...