Radiation


Scientists Measure Radiation Dose in Bone from the Victim of Hiroshima Bombing

Scientists Measure Radiation Dose in Bone from the Victim of Hiroshima Bombing

Researchers came up with approximately 9.46 grays (Gy), which is a relatively high radiation dose...

Apr 29 2018, 4:05am CDT

How Does Plants Avoid Ultraviolet Radiation from Sun?

How Do Plants Avoid Ultraviolet Radiation from Sun?

Plants have a special repair mechanism to correct the DNA sequence after exposure to sun...

Apr 18 2018, 12:36pm CDT

Space Radiation is Getting More Intense, Says Study

Space Radiation is Getting More Intense, Says Study

Researchers have found that space radiation is now more hazardous than ever before...

Mar 18 2018, 3:44pm CDT

Japan Launches ERG Satellite to Study Earth’s Radiation Belts

Japan Launches ERG Satellite to Study Earth’s Radiation Belts

New Japanese spacecraft will help scientists in understanding the near earth environment with radiations.The Exploration of ene...

Dec 21 2016, 5:41am CST

Fukushima Radiation Detected off US Shores

Fukushima Radiation Detected off US Shores

Testing of samples confirms the presence of radioactive elements in the wates of US oceans...

Dec 10 2016, 7:50am CST

Water Bear Protein ‘Dsup’ Protects Human DNA from Radiation Damage

Water Bear Protein ‘Dsup’ Protects Human DNA from Radiation Damage

The newly discovered protein is doubly more resistant to X-ray damage than normal human proteins....

Sep 20 2016, 9:53pm CDT