What is Uranium Used for?

Because of it’s half-life uranium is used to determine the age of the Earth. Humans have also found uses for uranium that aren’t so innocent. When enriched uranium becomes the primary material used to create a nuclear reaction or other wise know as a nuclear bomb. When depleted it is often used as armor or shells for ammunition. Some Gulf War veterans blamed these shells for the ‘Gulf Wars Syndrome’, which is an unproven claim.