Recent Examples of gamma radiation from the Web
The Illinois Emergency Management Agency leases land in various locations around Zion for gamma radiation detectors.
Immediately following the chirp of this latest gravitational wave detection, NASA’s Fermi Space telescope recorded a flash of gamma radiation.
Up until now, astronomers have had to rely on the electromagnetic spectrum—from radio waves, through visible light, to gamma radiation—to gaze at the universe.
Bombs typically only emit 0.1 percent to 0.5 percent of their energy as gamma radiation, though exotic designs may increase this output.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'gamma radiation.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of gamma radiation
medical Definition of gamma radiation
Learn More about gamma radiation
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about gamma radiation
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up gamma radiation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).