Atomic Hook-Ups – Types of Chemical Bonds: Crash Course Chemistry #22

Humans, like chemicals, are really all about bonds. Think about all the relationships in your life. You’re a casual acquaintance to some people, a colleague or friend to others, and maybe more to that someone special. Maybe you’re dating someone casually, or you’re in a committed relationship, or you’re married. There are all kinds of […]

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How do nuclear power plants work? – M. V. Ramana and Sajan Saini

On a December afternoon in Chicago during the middle of World War II, scientists cracked open the nucleus at the center of the uranium atom and turned nuclear mass into energy over and over again. They did this by creating for the first time a chain reaction inside a new engineering marvel: the nuclear reactor. […]

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