Nuclear Survival

Tips and tricks for surviving nuclear disasters.

Potassium Iodide – Radiation Protection

This is not medical advice – always talk to your doctor before taking any form of medication What Are Potassium Iodide Tablets? Potassium Iodide (KI) tablets are a medication that is taken during nuclear emergencies to protect your thyroid gland from absorbing radioactive iodine isotopes. In nuclear bombs and reactors, the uranium isotopes decay into …

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Radiation Made Simple

Have you ever wondered what radiation actually is? How it causes sickness and cancer and why people deem it so dangerous? If so keep reading as this article aims to explain simply what radiation is and how it affects us. What Causes Radiation Radioactive decay occurs when an unstable nucleus (the centre of an atom) …

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