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What nuclear fusion reactions go on inside stars, and what does it depend on? Find about the proton proton chain reaction.
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 ...
Very simple experiment showing the reaction between two nuclei at different temperatures. The temperature is set with a cursor in millions of degrees. The reaction is then played.
Read how stars like our sun use the proton-proton chain to generate energy by turning hydrogen to helium
A nice slideshow covering the history and ideas of fission and fusion, including decay chains and the E=MC2 equation.
An applet which allows the user to see how a car stops given certain braking conditions.
A brief description of how Chainsaws work from HowStuffWorks.com.
This is the process which fuels the Sun and other stars which have core temperatures less than 15 million Kelvin. A reaction cycle yields about 15 MeV of energy.
This thinkquest site explains the chemical reaction behind fire.
How do we turn hydrogen into helium and make energy? A simple explanation of the nuclear fusion process that goes on in our sun.
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