What happens to short-period hot-Jupiter planets?

Hot-Jupiter planets close to their host star will arouse tides in the host star, and the gravitational pull from tidal bulges will cause the planet to gradually spiral inwards. 249 more words

Hot Jupiters


Video for the track Phytoplankton from Temp 010d by Electric Indigo and Irradiation released in June 2011 on Temp~Records, Vienna: https://www.facebook.com/TEMP.Records


China’s First Wastewater Plant Using Electron Beams Opens

World’s leading textile producer China has opened its first ever plant that uses electron beams to treat industrial wastewater in vast textile dyeing industry, ushering in a new era for radiation technology. 250 more words


Irradiated ground beef approved by Health Canada

Ground beef on Canadian grocery store shelves now has the official go-ahead to be treated with irradiation.

Irradiation is a process that blasts food with a low level of ionizing radiation. 272 more words



01-31- Fluorite #3.

Fluorite reflects light from everywhere. In this sketch, I centered the design of its beautiful geometrical symmetry around a hole-centered inclusion – a lost electron liberated by irradiation – that defines its color spectrum -. 21 more words

Applied Sciences

Correlation between infectious disease and soil radiation in Japan: an exploratory study using national sentinel surveillance data


We investigated the relationship between epidemics and soil radiation through an exploratory study using sentinel surveillance data (individuals aged <20 years) during the last three epidemic seasons of influenza and norovirus in Japan. 195 more words

Fukushima 2017

LED lamp irradiation can extend the best color of meat | Eneltec Group

In general, retailers are using sunlamps, but there have been studies have pointed out that daylight lighting will make meat temperature,