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Absorption of the Radio-active Emanations by Charcoal

Nature volume 74, page 634 (25 October 1906) | Download Citation

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THE interesting property of certain kinds of charcoal, notably that of the cocoa-nut, of rapidly absorbing gases, except the inert gases belonging to the argon family, is now well known since the recent experiments of Sir James Dewar.

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    • E. RUTHERFORD

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