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Astronomy Cast

Wizzard Media

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences 11
Science & Medicine 31

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 373: Becquerel Experiment (Radiation)

April 13th, 2015

Episode 407 of 464 episodes

Antoine Henri Becquerel discovered radioactivity completely by accident when he exposed a chunk of uranium to a photographic plate. This opened up a whole new field of research to uncover the source of the mysterious energy.

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