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Geiger counters are so last summer. Lasers can detect radioactive material too, y'know

Alan Brown Silver badge

"Can it detect the radiation inside a lead box?"

Lead is transparent to certain types of radiation emissions. That's why it's used as coolant in certain types of nuclear reactors:

https://www.gen-4.org/gif/jcms/c_42149/lead-cooled-fast-reactor-lfr

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