The Effect of Radium on the Strength of Threads


WE have carried out some experiments with cotton threads in continuation of those described by Miss Martin and one of us in NATURE of August 17, 1905. The following is a summary of the results obtained:—

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MCKEE, J., MORTON, W. The Effect of Radium on the Strength of Threads. Nature 75, 224 (1907).

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