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Nuclear Physics Research Assignment Rubric

District E-Resources

  World Book Resources

  Includes correlations to BC Curriculum Standards.


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World Book Advanced

World Book Student

DPSS Library Learning Commons Resources

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Nuclear Physics

Fission vs. Fusion

Cloud Chamber

The Manhattan Project

Three Mile Island


Research Links

 Click on the following sites to learn more about your question....

1. CANDU reactor

NU Canadian Nuclear Association

Bruce Power

CANDU - An SNC-Lavalin Technology   

2. Cold fusion 

Cold Fusion: The Scientific Fiasco of the Century


Fusion Energy:  Hope or Hype?

Cold fusion: A case study for scientific behavior


3. Nuclear Physics within the sun

How the Sun Shines

Proton-proton fusion - HyperPhysics

Nuclear fusion - Wikipedia

4. The UBC Triumf particle accelerator

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Home | TRIUMF : Canada's National Laboratory for Particle and Nuclear Physics

 5. The CERN particle accelerator

How an accelerator works | CERN

The accelerator complex | CERN

The Large Hadron Collider | CERN

6. The Centre for the North particle accelerator


7. Fission Bombs and Fusion Bombs

Fission Bomb Design - HowStuffWorks

Nuclear Fission and Fusion - Difference and Comparison ...

Nuclear Fission vs. Nuclear Fusion - Chemwiki

What is the difference between nuclear fusion and nuclear ...

Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs - Nuclear Fission vs. Fusion

8. Manhattan Project

Manhattan Project - Encyclopaedia Britannica

The Manhattan Project []

The Manhattan Project - American Museum of Natural History

Manhattan Project - Nuclear Files

History of the Atomic Bomb and The Manhattan Project

9. Cloud Chamber

The Cloud Chamber - HyperPhysics

Building a Cloud Chamber (Cosmic Ray Detector)

Cloud Chamber - Wikipedia

10. How Nuclear reactions are controlled in a fission reactor

Control Rods for Fission Reactors - HyperPhysics

Controlled Nuclear Fission - Atomic Archive

How do you control a nuclear reaction?

How is the fission reaction controlled in a nuclear reactor ...

11. Three Mile Island

NRC: Backgrounder on the Three Mile Island Accident

TMI - World Nuclear Association

Three Mile Island | Nuclear Reaction


Fukushima Accident - World Nuclear Association

FUKUSHIMA UPDATE | Nuclear News from Japan

Fukushima disaster | Greenpeace International


Chernobyl-World Nuclear Association

Scientific Facts on the Chernobyl Nuclear Accident

Chernobyl Nuclear Accident | International Atomic Energy ...

12. Hadrons

What's a Hadron? | Of Particular Significance

Hadron - Wikipedia

Hadron- definition - Physics -


The Particle Adventure | What is the world made of? | Leptons

lepton | physics | Encyclopedia Britannica

Particle Classification