Posts tagged nuclear
I hope you found out alot of interesting information on nuclear reactions from the videos, stimulation and roleplay.
Play the nuclear fission and reactor stimulator here
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Listen to TED debate on does the world need Nuclear energy?
Research some of the arguments/viewpoints and include them in your one world essay.
Nuclear is the safest form of power, says top UK scientist
Japan may have lost race to save nuclear reactor
China forges ahead with nuclear energy
Radioactivity spreads in Japan
An interesting article trign to explain what may have happened to the Reactors after the earthquake and tsunami
Also, this infographic gives you an idea of the relative doses of radiation released from the reactor and into the surrounding area.