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Coulomb Barrier

In order to accomplish nuclear fusion, the particles involved must first overcome the electric repulsion to get close enough for the attractive nuclear strong force to take over to fuse the particles.

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Forces on a hinged beam Java Applet

String tension, weight of suspended sphere and beam and reaction force of the wall on the beam are shown in different colours and can be varied

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Kevlar the Wonder Material

Kevlar is a material so strong it stops bullets! Find out why Kevlar is so strong. And learn how research facilities like the Advanced Light Source can reveal the details of Kevlar's structure.

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Free body force diagram block on an inclined plane

Shows how the normal force, friction and total force change when the body's weight, the coefficient of friction or angle of incline are changed.

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Equilibrium of Three Forces

Simulated experiment on the parallelogram of forces rule

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Forces

Revision guide for UK A Level covering forces, including newton's laws, friction, terminal velocity, etc

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Forces

Glossary of terms and mathematical derivations for various forces.

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Electric Force Fields

This site discusses the concepts of electric force fields and lines of force.

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Conversions - Force

This site allows you to convert between a wide variety of Force units.

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Force

One of the foundation concepts of physics, a force may be thought of as any influence which tends to change the motion of an object.

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