The Chernobyl Disaster


  • Aug 2 2010 2:53 PM

    MaryRose Lovgren

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In this lesson, from Science NetLinks, students discover how a nuclear accident can affect biological systems. By examining the case of the Chernobyl nuclear meltdown in 1986, students study the adverse effects of high doses of radiation on biological systems. Students explore the use of nuclear energy, and also study positive affects of radiation, using student interactives.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: Physics, Health Education, Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Science