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Read how stars like our sun use the proton-proton chain to generate energy by turning hydrogen to helium
The proton is a particle made up of three quarks as this blog post explains.
What nuclear fusion reactions go on inside stars, and what does it depend on? Find about the proton proton chain reaction.
An interactive slideshow on how cancer can be treated with proton therapy, using a medical particle accelerator.
How do we turn hydrogen into helium and make energy? A simple explanation of the nuclear fusion process that goes on in our sun.
A simple explanation of what protons are.
Structure and stability of the proton, with good links to other relevant parts of site.
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.
Information about Magnetometers. A magnetometer is an instrument used to measure the strength of a magnetic field.
The site demonstrates the half-life of ten basic nuclei and you can add or subtract a proton or a neutron to the current isotope.
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