Fission & Fusion
A short video (8.30) discussion of binding energy used to introduce nuclear fission, nuclear power and nuclear fusion with an interesting reference to why we might be going back to the moon
Mousetrap chain reaction
An array of 138 mousetraps are set off in a chain reaction. Ping-pong balls help visualize both neutrons and the release of energy. Shot in 600 fps and 1000 fps.
Nuclear Fusion - the future
A look back at Nuclear Fusion from an imagined Physics lesson in 2100 !
Writing nuclear equations
A short tutorial (6.37) on writing nuclear equations for alpha, beta (+ & -) and gamma decay