Search our database of handpicked sites

Looking for a great physics site? We've tracked down the very best and checked them for accuracy. Just fill out the fields below and we'll do the rest.

Search results from our links database
Next Prev

Showing 31 - 40 of 187

The Power of a Pinwheel

A experiment exploring how the power of the wind changes.

Visit The Power of a Pinwheel

Rating:

 

Hits: 196

Why Nuclear Bombs Create Mushroom Clouds

Heating and convection cause the signature shape of nuclear blasts.

Visit Why Nuclear Bombs Create Mushroom Clouds

Rating:

 

Hits: 1278

Fission and Fusion

Part of a nuclear reactor tour, this site gives a simplified explanation of nuclear energy.

Visit Fission and Fusion

Rating:

 

Hits: 6496

hyperphysics

Hyperphysics - Nuclear Reactions

Description of nuclear cross section, with good relevant links to other areas of the site.

Visit Hyperphysics - Nuclear Reactions

Rating:

 

Hits: 2920

Nuclear files

This site provides information on nuclear weapons and war. Contains some biographies of scientists, photographs of bomb blasts and victims, also some audio clips.

Visit Nuclear files

Rating:

 

Hits: 3501

Todd's Atomic Home Page

A site of useful links focusing on nuclear computing, nuclear engineering, fusion, reactors, weapons and waste issues.

Visit Todd's Atomic Home Page

Rating:

 

Hits: 3630

Why Aren’t Bird Electrocuted When They Perch On Power Lines?

Birds can sit on power lines that have extremely high voltage, find out how they can do this and survive.

Visit Why Aren’t Bird Electrocuted When They Perch On Power Lines?

Rating:

 

Hits: 431

hyperphysics

Power

This is an index page for topics related to power and explains the concept. Click on the bubbles to access the topics.

Visit Power

Rating:

 

Hits: 1355

Dealing with waste - the nuclear debate

An excellent interactive site that lets you explore both sides of the nuclear debate in an entertaining way.

Visit Dealing with waste - the nuclear debate

Rating:

 

Hits: 1669

hyperphysics

Hyperphysics - Nuclear Fission

Description of nuclear fission with details of uranium, other isotopes and the history, good links to other sites.

Visit Hyperphysics - Nuclear Fission

Rating:

 

Hits: 3548

Next Prev

Showing 31 - 40 of 187