A potted history of radium, the most radioactive substance on the planet

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The boom and bust of the element over the first three decades of the 20th century remains one of the great cautionary tales of our times, says Stephen Mansell

Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/radium-history-radioactive-chemical-marie-curie-henri-becquerel-uranium-x-rays-waste-a8690341.html
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Stephen Mansell

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