" Radiation poisoning is just one of many horrible ways to die, but
it’s particularly gruesome. Name an awful symptom: chances are, it’s
something you’ll experience while slowly dying of radiation poisoning.
(It’s almost always slow, too: even the worst cases involve almost two
days of unbelievable suffering.)
But there are also unexpected
little details about the agony you’ll experience while slowly
succumbing. Because of the almost otherworldly properties of
radioactive materials, the specifics of it all can get pretty creepy.
If you can stomach it, read on for more fascinating radiation poisoning
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