The Horrible Case of the Shining Women
You may remember hearing about the Radium Girls in our For a Healthy Glow: Radiation Poisoning episode, and we’ve added a great resource to our Store for those of you who want to learn more about their important part in history! There’s a physical book, The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women, for those bibliophiles who need something to hold onto.
But for you audiophiles who prefer to absorb knowledge through listening to audio books or podcasts, we found The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of Americas Shining Women!
You can find a preview of the book, written by the author herself, on BuzzFeed here!
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[…] and other products like “liquid sunshine,” as well as the legal case of the “Radium Girls” who had been so exposed to radium over the course of their factory work that parts of them […]