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Awww….someone has a crush
I love her rainbow cat dress.
Pretty and smart…no wonder she likes her. If I were into girls I would be too.
Out of the box geniuses for the win
Remember folks just cause someone’s beautiful doesn’t mean they’re an idiot
I smell a crush
I ship it XD
So do I
I wonder what their guy friend is doing right now…(not trying to derail anything but if I remember right he’s gay, and if he’s the…um, feminine I guess kind of gay, would the radiation effect him? would he be cleaning his own house obsessively now?)
Not to be pedantic, but what does the atomic number of the lead have to do with preventing the radiation from getting through?
Atomic number comes from the number of protons in the nucleus (in a stable, neutrally-charged version of the element). This is usually equal to the number of neutrons (again, in a neutrally-charged atom) and thus factors into atomic mass.
Lead, in other words, is HEAVY. Any radiation has a lot of mass to get through. Density isn’t the same as heavy/massive though – it means there is less room between atoms or molecules of the element. That also makes it less likely for something like radiation to get through.
Although normal heat, not so much. Lead is a metal, and metal conducts heat pretty well. But that’s not the type of energy or radiation we’re talking about.
Thanks for your thorough and very sciency answer, JW!
Thanks for the reply. All I needed to know, though, was that radiation doesn’t go through atoms with more protons (or electrons). I already knew the rest.
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