What is the effect of radiation on DNA?

Answer DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, contains a cell's genetic information. Scientists often refer to it as a blueprint for creating life. Radiation can disrupt DNA, causing errors in the blueprint that ... Read More »

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On ABCs Homeland Security US 88435 tv series similer to COPS they stopped a man before the border about radiation so how does that effect the US public?

No. As per the character Tony DiNozzio, his mother died long ago when he was a small boy. He was brought up in boarding schools by his father. As a result, he has a strained relationship with his f... Read More »

Is there any radiation produce from my CRT monitor Will the radiation harm the body Not sure about LCD ?

CRT monitors have more circuits, so what you are talking about might be magnetic fields not radiation. There is some talk/speculation of induced magnetic fields (such as the ones produced by high v... Read More »

What is diagnostic radiation?

Diagnostic radiation, or diagnostic radiology, is the use of various radiological techniques to diagnose illnesses and injuries. Examples of diagnostic radiation tests include x-rays, mammograms an... Read More »

What is the salary for a radiation therapist?

The PayScale Report reveals that as of July 2010, radiation therapists start with an annual salary of $45,198 to $61,679. At one to four years of experience, they earn $50,029 to $66,802, and at fi... Read More »