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[RNPROF] Neil deGrasse Tyson on radon

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Tony McDonald

I am reading his new book entitled ”Death by Black Hole” by Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.  On page 29 he is talking about how our bodies are not very well equipped to view the cosmos without the help of technology. “If we(our bodies) could detect high-energy particles, we would spot radioactive substances from great distances.  No Geiger counter necessary.  We could even watch radon gas seep through the basement floor of our homes and not have to pay somebody to tell us about it.”  It made me chuckle.  -Tony McDonald             Connect with us!   
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