ERIC Number: ED042648
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Index to the Understanding the Atom Series.
Atomic Energy Commission, Oak Ridge, TN. Div. of Technical Information.
The topics covered by 47 booklets in the series are indexed. Page references are not given, but the booklet covering each topic is indicated by a code explained in the first two pages of the index. A brief account of the educational services program of the Atomic Energy Commission describing the booklets, films, and other services provided for secondary school students and teachers is appended. Topics covered by the series include applications of radioisotopes in industry, aerospace, agriculture, medicine, and scientific research; effects and sources of natural and artificial radiation; descriptions of nuclear facilities and reactors and their operations; and the chemistry of radioactive elements of other substances studied by Atomic Energy Commission scientists. A booklet on careers and a glossary are included in the series. (AL)
Descriptors: Atomic Theory, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Indexes, Nuclear Physics, Physics, Resource Materials, Secondary School Science
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, P. O. Box 62, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830 (free)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Atomic Energy Commission, Oak Ridge, TN. Div. of Technical Information.