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Cloud and bubble chambers

A good explanation of early particle detectors: cloud and bubble chambers. Aimed at A level students.

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The Cloud Chamber

Description of the background to a cloud chamber particle detector.

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Observing the world of particles

Introduction to earlier particle detectors including nuclear emulsions, cloud, bubble, and multiwire chambers.

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Bubble Chambers

A simple page giving short but clear details on bubble chamber particle detectors.

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Every cloud has a filthy lining

An article talking about the role microscopic particles in the air play in helping clouds form.

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Behold the marvel of nature that is a cloudbow

A cloudbow or an iridescent cloud is the beautiful effect caused by the refraction of sunlight through water droplets in clouds.

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7-Foot Bubble Chamber

Description of the first particle detector of its type at Brookhaven in which the chamber through which the particles passed was surrounded by a superconducting magnet.

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How Much Does a Cloud Weigh?

Ever wondered how much a cloud weighs and how it says in the air. Read this article to find out more.

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Bubble Chamber

Device for detecting charged particles and other radiation by means of tracks of bubbles left in a chamber filled with liquid hydrogen or other liquefied gas.

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How clouds affect Earth's temperature

Clouds are a big uncertainty in how the Earth climate will change in the future. Find out how we are trying to understand what effect they will have.

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