The Power of Radium

Heather Roesch is a biochemistry major at Grinnell College. After graduation (2018), she will be pursuing a Masters in Forensic Science. The discovery of radium in 1998 by Marie and Pierre Curie changed the American public’s view about both scientific limitations as well as public health. When radium was first extracted from pitchblende, a uranium… Read more The Power of Radium