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This simulation illustrates the general conditions necessary to begin fusion in the sun and other stars. You can vary the amount of hydrogen and the temperature in order to start a…
  
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Publisher: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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This webpage from the National Ignition Facility (NIF) discusses the NIF Inertial Fusion Energy program, an effort to use lasers to begin fusion. The page includes more details on…
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Publisher: Public Broadcasting Service
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This Frontline article covers nuclear power in France, including French attitudes toward nuclear power and the history of conversion from fossil fuels. The article also mentions…
  
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Publisher: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
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This webpage from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory contains an overview of the basic concepts in nuclear science. Nuclear structure, particle decay, nuclear reactions, and…
  
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This Hyperphysics webpage contains a short description of the Wilson cloud chamber and two photographs by Wilson himself of cloud chamber tracks. Links provides information about…
  
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Publisher: University of Cambridge, Cavendish Laboratory
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This web "booklet" from the University of Cambridge provides a description of the experiments of physicist Charles Thomson Rees Wilson that led to the first succesful cloud chamber,…
  
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This Hyperphysics site gives an explanation of nuclear fission in uranium-235. Images and diagrams are also offered as well as numerous links to related concepts.
  
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Publisher: Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
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Detect radioactivity with a Geiger counter, which produces both a dial reading and audible clicks(the sound is great). You can select the source of radiation and then try shielding…
  
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Publisher: Washington University in St. Louis
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This website contains an article about a natural nuclear reactor, which was located in what is now Africa. The article contains quotations from researchers plus information about the…
  
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Check out this article from Physics Central to learn about fusion power and the machines built to investigate it. You'll find out how the fuel was chosen, and what the big challenges…
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