Cientistas alemães põem a funcionar máquina de fusão nuclear – science
Na Alemanha, os cientistas acabam de pôr em funcionamento a maior máquina de fusão nuclear do mundo. O engenho chama-se Stellarator e foi desenvolvido pelo Instituto Max Planck de Física de Plasma, em Greifswald. Ao [More]
Wendelstein 7-X, cada vez más cerca de la fusión nuclear – science
Científicos del Instituto Max Planck en Greifswald, Alemania, prueban un nuevo reactor de fusión nuclear llamado Wendelstein 7-X. Se trata de un reactor estelar, es decir, un reactor experimental para la fusión por confinamiento magnético. [More]
Nuclear Reactions
Mr. Andersen contrasts nuclear reactions to chemical reactions. He explains the four main forces of nature; including gravity, electromagnetism, strong, and weak nuclear forces. He also explains how fusion differs from fission. Intro Music Atribution [More]
Secret Weapons Lab: An Unsettling Look at the Culture of Nuclear Science (1998)
Los Alamos National Laboratory (or LANL; previously known at various times as Project Y, Los Alamos Laboratory, and Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory) is one of two laboratories in the United States where classified work towards [More]
What is Nuclear Fallout? (Fallout Science)
In this video we take a look at what radioactive nuclear fallout is from the game Fallout. Hey I’m Mike and if you’ve played Fallout, you know how awesome it is to fight radioactive mutants [More]
Nuclear Science Preserves Art
Nuclear techniques are being used to protect and preserve works of art around the world. The techniques are supported by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), which operates projects to preserve cultural heritage artefacts using [More]
Using Nuclear Science to Study Ocean Acidification
The negative impacts of man-made CO2 emissions on the environment are already well researched and documented. But the damaging effects of the increasing amounts of carbon dioxide that are ending up in our seas and [More]
MIT Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering Briefing on the Japan Nuclear Crisis
In the aftermath of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami, reliable technical information about the crisis affecting the nuclear power plants at Fukushima has been difficult to discern from the media coverage. The demand to know what [More]