Ultraviolet Radiation

Friend or Foe?




Physical Science Grades 8-10

Michael Kemp, Quartz Hill High School

Ultraviolet radiation, better known as UV radiation which is produced by our Sun is a burning topic in todays news. Your task is to determine if UV Radiation is beneficial or harmful to our continued survival on earth. This project is going to be accomplished by researching on the Internet, pre-recorded VCR tapes from the Weather Channel and hands on laboratory exercises.

This project involves many aspects of research, the first step is to go to the Team Page and assign a task for each member of your team.