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Nuclear Energy: Is Fission the Future?
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Nuclear energy powers the Mars rovers as well as provides energy in more than 30 countries around the world. While some believe nuclear energy is the future of energy production, others worry about the risk factors and radioactive waste....
Submarines and Aircraft Carriers: The Science of Nuclear Power
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
As physics masters view this presentation, they learn how nuclear power is used in submarines. They use Google Maps to plot a course through the ocean and calculate the time required for surfacing and traveling. They learn about fission,...
The World's First Human-Made Nuclear Reactor
3 mins 9th - 12th
Many consider nuclear reactors to be big and scary, yet the first human-made nuclear reactor as described by this video was neither of these things. Built on a squash court in Chicago, the reactor was powerful enough to turn on a lamp....