becquerel becquerel

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  • (n) French physicist who discovered that rays emitted by uranium salts affect photographic plates (1852-1908)

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  • Fukushima plant leaking toxic water into Pacific

    FUKUSHIMA, Japan, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Up to 40 trillion becquerels of tritium -- a radioactive isotope of hydrogen -- washed out to sea from the Fukushima plant, Japanese nuclear officials said.
    on August 4, 2013     Source: UPI

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