An Experiment with Radiation and Wheat Grass, part 2


This is part 2 of my experiment. Part 1 is here. To recap: Experiment name: Will irradiated wheat kernels produce mutated and/or otherwise deformed wheat grass when germinated? Hypothesis: Wheat

Cosmic Ionizing Radiation while flying at high altitudes


My wife and I flew from Bellingham, WA to San Diego, CA today on Allegiant Airlines.  We took a reading at Bellingham International Airport and background radiation was 0.11uSv/hr.  We

Radiation exposure and how not to die from it


First my friends…Everything is radioactive and radiating us with alpha particles, beta particles, gamma rays and x-rays.  Bananas, rocks, concrete, lightning, the sun, the cosmos, your dog, your spouse, your