whole book, for the purpose of giving you full comprehension of itsmeaning. When you read that one paragraph, which now follows, bear inmind the fact that the supreme effort of humanity is to learn
how to live long lives in full strength,
and repeat them down through endless centuries.
Radiation is the normal death principle. Every thing in Naturedies normally by slowly radiating its heat. Radioactivity is theexplosively quick death principle. Radioactivity is man'sdiscovery of how the human race can die quickly, and not be ableto propagate its kind for many long centuries.
There is your complete answer in a few words. MULTIPLIEDDEATH is the new boon which this age of man believes he is giving tothe furtherance of life. Naturally you do not understand it, but instinctand intuition in you are strong enough to make you
it. The reasonyou do not understand it is because you are not yet aware of what makesthings live and what makes them die. The entire answer to this supreme question lies in knowing exactly WHAT MAKES BODIES LIVE and WHAT MAKES BODIES DIE. This cannot be briefly told. In telling it we must tell you how Godconstructs and dissolves matter
If answered briefly you wouldnot comprehend it. The greatest minds among men have been trying todiscover this life principle for centuries. When we do fully answer it foryou and all mankind, you will also fully comprehend your universe and allof its mysteries. The telling must be a step by step process, however, andmust keep in mind the purpose of this book, which is to dynamically explain in convincing language, and undebatable postulates, that the priceman will pay for the use of atomic energy is his own inevitable extinction.Nature has a tremendously balanced rhythmic normalcy in her orderly processes of creation. It is all of it good for man and animal alike whenthey observe that normalcy. When they defy it, or violate it throughignorance of it, Nature does not punish them for that violation.Ignorance punishes them. The discovery