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The Nuclear Reactor: What Does It Do? | Stuff of Genius

– [Narrator] Behold, the nuclear reactor. But what does it do? At a basic level, today’s nuclear reactors break or split atoms. This process, called the nuclear fission, releases the energy that holds an atom together, an energy called strong force. As you might guess from the name, this force binding protons and neutrons is […]