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Leo Szilard

Leo Szilard (1898 - 1964) ideas included the linear accelerator, cyclotron, electron microscope, and nuclear chain reaction. Equally important was his insistence that scientists accept moral ...

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Nuclear Reaction: Why do Americans fear nuclear power?

Site contains arguments for and against Nuclear Power from an American and international perspective.

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Neutrinos

Wolfgang Pauli first suggested, around 1930, that neutrinos might exist, because without them, momentum didn't seem to be conserved in nuclear reactions. Neutrinos were actually detected 10 years ...

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The Physics of Coloured Fireworks

Describes the nature of pyrotechnics with tables and diagrams of chemical substances and ingredients used to emit different colours.

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E=mc2: Einstein's equation that gave birth to the atom bomb

Einstein's famous equation changed the world of physics and allowed scientists to understand what happens in nuclear reactions.

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What is the chemical composition of stars?

A NASA astrophysicist explains what stars are made of, and why.

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Thermographics

The Peng-Robinson equation was solved by various routines and phase equilibria displayed graphically in 3 dimensions. Experimental data is from an American Chemical Society Monograph.

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Energy

The site gives details of the different forms of energy ( Light, Heat, Sound, Chemical, Kinetic, Potential, Nuclear) and their sources.

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Hans Albrecht Bethe

Hans Albrecht Bethe (1906 - ) work led to the discovery of the reactions which supply the energy in the stars.

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Oxygen - the enemy of your beer

Andy from Redemption Brewing about the physics behind keeping beer separate from oxygen in the air when moving it to a conditioning tank.Exposure to oxygen causes reactions in beer that lead to ...

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