Relatively constant low-level radiation from environmental sources such as building materials, cosmic rays, and ingested radionucleides in the body.
The Surprisingly Religious Background Of “Golly,” “Gosh,” and “Gee”
Gosh, golly, and gee casually express surprise or excitement, right? Well, yes, but when they were first introduced to the English language, these short words had a much more serious origin and purpose.
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