Laptop Protocols

  • "Get out your laptops and go to our class website."
  • "Tip your lids."
  • "Close your lids."
  • "Put your laptops away."


Learn how we can minimize our risks from natural radiation sources!

Decay Chain: The Game

Instructions provided in class! The concept is to start your life as a radioactive Uranium-238 isotope and see how long it will take you to decay into the stable isotope, Lead-206. There is an element of chance and an of strategy involved.

Nuclear Waste: Yucca Mountain

Where will we put our nuclear waste as it slowly (and quickly) decays?