Nuclear power generation | Nuclear Physics | meriSTEM

When it comes to electricity generation the only real difference between a coal-fired power plant and a nuclear power plant is in the way that heat is generated. In an efficient reactor the heat liberated by nuclear fission is in the form of kinetic energy of the fission fragments. This energy is used to heat […]

What is Energy?

Hi everyone! I’m Jayde and today we’re going to talk about energy! But what is energy? Well all around us are things that move – we can see cars driving, we can see people walking, we can see things moving around on TV – and if you look for a really long time, you might […]

Force, Work and Energy for Kids | #aumsum

Our topic for today is Force, Work and Energy. Force is the push or pull applied on an object. It can move a stationary object or stop a moving object. Force can also change the speed and direction of a moving object. If enough force is applied, it can also change the shape or size […]

Sun 101 | National Geographic

While billions of stars are scattered throughout the universe the one at the center of our solar system Plays a special role for us here on earth our Sun formed about 4.5 billion years ago in the Milky Way galaxy’s Orion’s fur It was born when a cloud of dust and gas known as a […]

Defining Gravity: Crash Course Kids #4.1

(Intro Music) If I told you that you just won the lottery, what would you do? If you’re like me, you’d jump up and down and scream. And after you are done freaking out and jumping in the air, you’d *landing sound* land on your feet, right? But WHY would you land back on the […]

Around the Air Force: Tyndall Update / BRS Deadline / Solar Power

HEY THERE EVERYONE, I’M AIRMAN FIRST CLASS ANGELO ROSARIO WITH YOUR LOOK AROUND THE AIR FORCE. FOLLOWING HURRICANE MICHAEL, SEVERAL IMPORTANT MISSIONS WILL RESUME AT TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE IN THE NEXT FEW MONTHS, AND OTHERS WILL TEMPORARILY SHIFT TO OTHER LOCATIONS. AS THE BASE BEGINS ITS LONG-TERM RECOVERY, ALL BUT 500 AIRMEN WILL RETURN […]