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A scintillating approach to radiation detection

Radiation detectors are at work every day and everywhere. They inspect cargo at airports, seaports, and border crossings. They discover new forms of matter inside particle accelerators. 432 more words

Nuclear Physics

A scintillating approach to radiation detection

Radiation detectors are at work every day and everywhere. They inspect cargo at airports, seaports, and border crossings. They discover new forms of matter inside particle accelerators. 432 more words

Nuclear Physics

PR Approaches to Handling Russia and the Church of Scientology

Politico.com has a fascinating article this month on Vladimir Putin’s efforts to burnish Russia’s battered image in America.  Entitled Putin’s Washington, the article discusses the ways in which Russia has paid high-powered PR giant… 540 more words

The Scientology Money Project

Dropper Popper -- xmdemo 087

The energy of the jump comes from the energy stored in the deformation of the popper. The gravitational potential energy merely serves as the activation energy required to unleash the stored energy. 48 more words

Work Energy Power

Gravity

Gravity: an ever present force, equal in all directions, that draws all matter to itself and, ultimately, turns matter into energy, in its own image. It does it all at once, in what is known as time, but we perceive this all-at-once as an extension of similar moments in series. 17 more words

Etymology