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French physicist who discovered that rays emitted by uranium salts affect photographic plates (1852-1908)

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Ten seaweed samples showed levels of over 10,000 Bequerel per kilogramme, the group said.
1) Merck KGaA, Laboratory of Bead Characterisation, Life Science & Analysis, Research & Development, Frankfurter StraBe 250, D-64293 Darmstadt, Germany; (2) Ecole Europeenne Chimie Polymeres et Materiaux, 25 rue Bequerel, F-67087 Strasbourg Cedex, France; (3) Hochschule Darmstadt, Fachbereich Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften, Schofferstra[?
Aunque el hertz y el becquerel son ambos iguales al reciproco del segundo, el hertz se usa unicamente para fenomenos ciclicos y el bequerel para procesos estocasticos de decaimiento radioactivo.
Bequerel reportedly discovered mysterious emissions from uranium, which were labeled "radioactivity" by Curie.
1 millibequerels [a bequerel is a unit of measurement for radioactivity] per cubic meters of air, concentrations 10 times smaller than specified in the CTBT," said Bowyer.