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  • Carl Willis Youtube video
  • "A simple Counting System for Alpha-Ray Spectra and the Energy Distribution of Po Alpha Particles"
    W.Y. Chang and S.Rosenblum, Dec. 29, 1944
  • "Charactistice of an alpha particle corona-streamer counter in air."
    A.J. Tavendale, June 13, 1962
  • "Counting Particles from Space."
    Shawn Carlson Scientific American Feb, 2001
  • "Spark Chamber Project: Step by Step procedure."
    Andree Robichaud-Veronneau
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