Greats of Radioactivity and Radiation
More Greats in Radiation
The Hadron Collider, Geneva
27 km long, 100 meters deep!
Nuclear Accelerators use high voltages to accelerate charged particles and big magnets to bend the particles. Video:
A big event in the Detector
Answers to the above reactions:
3Li6, 1H1, 0n1, 82Pb206, 82Pb212
Radioactivity is a Random Event!
The chance of a nucleus decaying into another nucleus is totally independent of any other decay event. Only a large number of nuclei will average out to give the "half-life".
Fission Reaction Animation video
Fusion Reaction Animation video:
Nuclear Blasts! Video:
Here Endeth Nuclear 2
Go to Nuclear 1