Science Rules! How to Survive Another Chernobyl

If we’re going to embrace nuclear energy, we want to understand the effects of radiation and how to handle them.

And that’s just the sort of work Dr. Lauren Jackson does! She joins us to talk about how radiation affects people, and what steps are being taken to protect the public in the event of a nuclear incident. Plus, she answers some caller questions, including one from Tiffany in Detroit who wonders: Should I be as scared of nuclear radiation as I am!?

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Energy (Nuclear), Physics, Radiation
Middle School, High School

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