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Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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This site is a great place to learn about plasmas and fusion. It presents well illustrated descriptions of plasmas, fusion reactions, and various ways to confine a plasma to achieve…
  
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V. Noto; Publisher: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
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See this site for a good general overview of nuclear science. Through descriptions and illustrations, you can explore nuclear structure, radioactivity, nuclear reactions, cosmic…
  
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D. Stern
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An introduction to nuclear fission, its controlled release in power stations, problems of nuclear waste, and nuclear accidents. A linked web page discusses nuclear weapons, their…
  
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W. Bauer
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This simulation shows a chain reaction. The visitor can introduce a neutron and observe how it produces an additional reaction or escapes.
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Publisher: Oak Ridge Associated Universities
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This page gives a brief history of Fiestaware dinnerware, a brand that once used uranium to give the plates a bright red color. It also discusses radiation exposure from eating off…
  
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Publisher: Public Broadcasting Service
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This PBS article explains the technical problems a nuclear reactor can face, prompted by the March 2011 Fukushima plant disaster. The article explains how a nuclear reactor works and…
  
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Publisher: Environmental Protection Agency
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This calculator by the Environmental Protection Agency allows you to estimate your annual radiation dose. The calculator is easy to use and the bottom of the page includes links to…
  
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Publisher: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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This blog written by MIT nuclear science students provides content about nuclear power plants and other topics in nuclear science. It discusses recent events and uses helpful images.
  
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R. Loss
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This web page gives an overview of the Oklo fossil fission reactors, including the history of the area where the reactor is located, the science behind the nuclear reactions, and…
  
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Publisher: BBC
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This BBC website explains the concept of adioactivity through simple imagery. The language used is easy to follow and the concept is at the a level intended for high school students.
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