Mae Keane, The Last 'Radium Girl,' Dies At 107
Before turning the page on 2014, All Things Considered is paying tribute to some of the people who passed away this year whose stories you may not have heard — including Mae Keane. In the early 1920s, the hot new gadget was a wristwatch with a glow-in-the-dark dial. "Made possible by the magic of radium!" bragged one advertisement.