3. April 2024

How does radiation shielding work to protect against harmful radiation?

Radiation shielding works by absorbing or deflecting harmful radiation, preventing it from reaching and damaging living tissues.
11. July 2023

How does alpha radiation cause ionization in matter?

Alpha radiation ionizes matter by stripping electrons from atoms, resulting in charged particles and the creation of free radicals.
6. July 2023

How does alpha radiation compare to other types of radiation in terms of its ability to cause biological damage?

Alpha radiation causes more biological damage than other types of radiation due to its high energy and ability to ionize atoms.