Archive for July, 2011

Atomic Toys

07Jul11

BoingBoing recently posted on Gilbert’s Atomic Energy Lab, a cool little kit for 1950s kids to get down with physics and conduct experiments. What wasn’t elaborated in the article were the specifics of the radioactive elements that came bundled with the kit: The set came with four types of uranium ore, a beta-alpha source (Pb-210), […]