November 18, 2013
How well do you know your cell phone? Sure, it serves as another appendage or a digital personal assistant. But take a closer look at it. Sleek. Shiny. Maybe a scratch or two on the screen from the time you – well, never mind. Now consider this: sometimes the things we hold so close… should […]
March 7, 2013
These infographics explain the ionization of radiation doses a person can absorb from various sources. The different numbers measure the effect each dose will have on the cells of the body.
May 12, 2012
Large doses of radiation can have short term and long term effects on the body and cause permanent damage to your health. This infographic provides information about how radiation specifically damages each part of the body and uses specific examples from the Hiroshima case in Japan. TRISH McALASTER/THE GLOBE AND MAIL SOURCES: GRAPHIC NEWS, BBC.CO.UK, UCLAHEALTH.ORG, […]