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Marie Curie's books still radioactive

Marie Curie is one of only 4 people to have received 2 Nobel Prizes. Her research of radioactivity was groundbreaking, but it also took a toll on her health, and ultimately, her life. To this day, her notebooks are still radioactive and stored in boxes lined with lead.


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