This simulation illustrates the general conditions necessary to begin fusion in the sun and other stars. You can vary the amount of hydrogen and the temperature in order to start a reaction. Click the "Instructions" button in the top right hand corner for more information on fusion and what the simulation shows. Java is required to use this applet.
Please note that this resource requires
Java Applet Plug-in.
%0 Electronic Source %A Scharein, Rob %D October 4, 1999 %T Fusion in the Sun! %V 2014 %N 12 March 2014 %8 October 4, 1999 %9 application/java %U http://hypnagogic.net/sim/Sim/fusion/Fusion.html
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