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What are the dangers of radio waves?
There is none!
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What are the dangers of microwaves?
They heat human body cells.
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What are the dangers of Infrared?
Skin burns
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What are the dangers of ultraviolet?
Skin cancer and Eye damage
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What are the dangers of Gamma Rays?
Cell mutation and cancer
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What are the dangers of X-rays?
Cell mutation and cancer
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What are the dangers of visable light?
Temporary blindness
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What are all EM waves?
Transverse
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Herschel discovered?
Infrared Radiation
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Ritter discovered?
Ultraviolet Radiation
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Uses of Radio waves?
Communication
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Uses of Infrared?
Monitor Temp, Used in optical fibres to trasmit data, toasters, remote controls, security systems
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Uses of Microwaves?
Cooking, Mobile phones, speed cameras
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Uses of Visable light?
To see
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Uses of Ultraviolet?
sun tan, detecting forged bank notes, kill microbes, sterilise products,produce vitamin D
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Uses of X-rays?
medical uses, airport security, astronomers
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Uses of Gamma rays?
Detect and Treat cancer with radiotherapy
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What are the dangers of microwaves?

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What are the dangers of Infrared?

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What are the dangers of ultraviolet?

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What are the dangers of Gamma Rays?

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