In the penultimate section of this series, we summarized the consequences of a nuclear blast.
We were acquainted with the numerous ways radioactive fireballs are instantly emitted once a nuclear weapon is detonated and also how the multitude of the earth crust is displaced to bring about radioactivity.
In this final post, we will have a look at the vital steps that will assist you in dealing with the after-effects of a nuclear blast.
What is radioactive fallout?
Most times we come across the phrase “radioactive fallout” in old articles written to educate the society on nuclear bombs and their various applications. Irrespective of the number of published articles regarding this field, little or no attention given to the nature of radiation emitted.
What is a nuclear explosion?
A nuclear explosion can be defined as an act of releasing vast quantities of light, heat, and energy into a specific environment. These attributes are encompassed into a device, shell, rocket etc. and controlled remotely at tremendous speeds.
We always think that disasters are something that happens to others. We see all the time on TV that there are disasters, but still, this is something that always happens to others. And for most of us, this is true. But what if this happen you? Is preparing your family and yourself for disaster something you should do? Continue reading