Was This The Most Dangerous Children’s Toy Ever?

In the 1950s you could buy your kid radioactive samples for fun

Keith McNulty

--

The Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Lab

As a child, I remember reading the warning messages on plastic shopping bags: ‘This bag is not a toy, keep away from children’. I found this statement hilarious. Of course a plastic shopping bag is not a toy.

--

--

Keith McNulty

Pure and Applied Mathematician. LinkedIn Top Voice in Tech. Expert and Author in Data Science and Statistics. Find me on LinkedIn, Twitter or keithmcnulty.org