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The continuing never ending dreams of the Radium Babes. How they got there, how Radium was your cure all, and just how far the radiation is willing to go. It takes over bones. No Bueno.
Unknown Mechanisms - A bombastic recap of how radium was discovered.
Earthly Stars - I really can’t stand NDGT. He’s an actor!
Safeish And Effective
A cure for the living dead! Perpetual Sunshine even! Mmm tastes great!
It's Not Safe And Effective - This product has not been evaluated by the FDA.
Dr. Howell's Radium Cure for Deafness and Head Noises pg 10
Radioactive Pads / Packs / Compresses pg 25
Radisavon Radium Soap pg 33
Seen In The Dark - How does radium do what it do to the body?
Undark - A backgrounder on the US Radium Corp. How did this company end up as a defense contractor?
The Lip Dip Paint Technique - Ew, you put that in your mouth?
Don't Trust The Science - Get out of here with your quacky science!
Horrifying True Story of America's Deformed Radium Girls 1 Honeycombed - A more detailed report of some the symptoms you could expect from this type of radiation poisoning.
Crumble - Sorry, this is the clip that explains how radium replaces calcium in the bones.
Radon Breath -
No Legal Wrongdoings -
The Circle Of Irony -
Eyebrows, Mustaches, and Teeth -
Away In A Wagon -
A Good Catholic Girl -
The Radium Girls 2 Remain Radioactive - A somewhat sad epilogue.
SCIENCE OF THE PERVERSE
It’ll All Be Over By Christmas - Stalemates abound during WW1. Trench warfare has completely locked up any advancements. Along comes Fritz with an idea.
Unexpected Opposition - Fritz sets out like a man inspired to create a weapon that can turn the tide of the war, but finds there are those out there who didn’t agree with his path. Enter, Clara.
Gentlemen’s War - There was some hesitations by the German High Command using gas attacks. It was considered very chivalrous. Finally, Fritz was able to convince them to try it.
Fritz Haber： The Giver and the Taker Away - The Soldier's Account
Industrial Mass Murder - The kick off to 100 years of arms racing. Too bad the Germans wasted their first opportunity.
Off To The Eastern Front - F
Fritz later on to develop Phosgene and Mustard Gas, and a super nasty one we’ll touch on in a sec.
He Feedeth - We do owe one major thing to Fritz, it’s the thing he was awarded the Nobel Prize for!
The Soldier's Account - An English soldiers first hand account of witnessing a gas attack with additional info on what you could expect for immediate side effects.
He Taketh - What else was Fritz responsible for…
He was ran out of Germany after the purge, and later died from a heart attack in 1934 while in exile. Eventually, his and Clara’s remains were reunited at the grave.
ATTACK OF THE DEAD MEN
Siege Of Osowiec - Some backgrounder on this Russian fort, and why the Germans had to get rid of it.
August 6th 1915 - The Germans let loose the death dew on the Russian defender. It’s very nasty.
The End - Or is it?
Attack Of The Dead Men - BTFO
Tjunta Headed To Charlottesville