Nuclear Physics Teacher Resources
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Nuclear Physics: Crash Course Physics #45Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
E=mc^2 is an important equation in the physics world. Help your classes understand its significance with a helpful video lesson. An episode of the Crash Course physics series offers an overview of nuclear physics and an explanation of...
Some DNA Does Not Encode ProteinLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Roy John Britten easily earned a PhD in nuclear physics—but he found painting with water colors too difficult. Young scientists learn about Britten's life, career, and research with an online interactive. They read a biography, view...
If Matter Falls Down, Does Antimatter Fall Up?Lesson Planet
3 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Step into the strange world of antimatter with an entertaining, yet educational physics video. Follow along to see how recent developments in physics research have allowed scientists to begin learning more about these elusive particles.
The Discovery of RadioactivityLesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
Simplistic but cute cartoons and old photos are used to teach about the history of studying radiation. The video seems to be old and is somewhat blurry, but is sufficiently viewed in a smaller screen. You could use it as an introduction...
Submarines and Aircraft Carriers: The Science of Nuclear PowerLesson Planet
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,...