Tag Archives: microwaves

Your phone won’t give you cancer and you don’t get the flu from the flu shot

Aaron Carroll is ready to fight the medical myths again. This time it is about the phone and its cancer giving properties, which have not been demonstrated even after 2 decades of studies from around the world. Phone use microwave radiation, liek the one from your microwave oven, but at much lower intensity and thus, […]

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Are microwave ovens a danger if you stay next to them? No.

No, microwave ovens are not the danger one woul;d think they are. The microwave radiation generated is at least 100 to 1000 times weaker than the visible light. Microwaves have wavelengths of 1cm to 1cm and that means energies of 12.4 microeV to 124 microeV. By comparison red light has at least 1.24 eV energy. […]

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Science in 9.99 s: microwave ovens, the dark side of the Moon and blue sky

Minute Physics is at it again: science in under 10 seconds. 9.99s videos are enough to get a broad image and to understand some phenomenons. You only need to check more if you need more info. Microwaves are electromagnetic waves that can cook our food. They are low energy waves that can heat up matter, […]

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