In 1986, reactor four of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Soviet Ukraine exploded, sending many billions of radioactive particles into the atmosphere, contaminating the surrounding area.The fight to avert an even worse disaster was led by a chemist for the Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy, a man by the name of Valery Legasov, a tragic figure as much as he was a hero.
Next stop, the 1930s. Across our journey examining inventions throughout the decades, we touched on everything from the creation of the assembly line to penicillin, even looking at inventions that were directly influenced by military innovations; devices and objects that would go on to make their way into our homes.
Aziz Sancar is an American-Turkish biochemist who was jointly awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2015. He is best known for his groundbreaking discovery on the mechanisms used by bacteria and humans to find, remove and repair UV and chemically-damaged DNA.We explore the life and times of Sancar and his award-winning work.
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Like all forms of semiconductor memory and other electronics technology, it helps to understand how Flash memory works.In fact the operation of Flash memory technology is very similar to that f the old EPROM technology which has fallen it of use, but the concepts are very similar, even though Flash operates in a far more convenient manner.
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