|About the Book|
Radiation? What’s that all about then? Where does radiation come from and what does it do? This book takes a look at the many different types of radiation including radioactivity, X-rays and other types of emissions including cell phone radiation. It also examines the nuclear power industry and the effects that different types of radiation have on living cells. There are references to other work on this topic and every term used is explained in a jargon-free, easy to understand fashion. Being equipped with such information should allow the layperson to be more informed and thus learn how to live in an ever changing world.