Atomic, nuclear, or radioactivity-relevant articles

How to Make a Cloud Chamber

A collection of our favorite resources and helpful tips for selecting  a type of cloud chamber and constructing it. Cloud chambers make nuclear ionizing radiation visible by displaying trails of condensation like contrails in the wake of particle emissions!

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A Primer on Fluorescent Minerals

What fluorescent minerals are, how they differ from other fluorescent minerals and a wonderfully visual fluorescent minerals list.

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Choosing a Vintage Geiger Counter

Our Top 2 Picks for choosing a model of vintage Geiger counter. One suggestion for advanced use, with more focus on the many forms of community support for the economical CD V-700 suitable for more standard use in education and hobby.

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What is the Best Geiger Counter

Selecting a Geiger counter for your science hobby. Rather than picking out exact units for you, this is a primer on important facts features and properties to consider, so you can browse, informed, and choose one you’ll truly wind up be happy with.

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Uranium Ore for Sale ??

Yes you can buy uranium ore and other radioactive materials for sale online, and we know where you need to shop (links included)!

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“How Many CPM Should My Sample Read?”

Why there’s no easy answer for this question, often to the surprise of those new to the field.

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Can You Mail Radioactive Materials?

Everything you need to know to safely and legally mail limited quantities of raw, unprocessed, natural radioactive ore as geological specimens!