The Nuclear Boy Scout

Description:  The story of the nuclear boy scout is a cautionary tale of a teenager who attempted to build a breeder reactor in a shed outside this home in Michigan. His work was eventually discovered by the police leading to a massive cleanup of the shed and the surrounding material. The could be used as a phenomenon around the processes of fission, fusion, and radioactive decay.

Web Resources:  David Hahn - Wikipedia, The Radioactive Boy Scout - Harpers