Examine the composition of matter.
Simple and complex molecules are described and compared.
Representation and explanation of the molecules in each state of matter.
In this animated video, Bergmann uses a series of analogies to truly represent how small an atom is and how small its nucleus is.
Covers the basics of subatomic particles and nuclear structure.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Atoms to Molecules.
Energy and matter are interchangeable. Humans can create matter from energy, similar to what happened in the Big Bang.
Plasma is the 4th state of matter. This ionized gas makes up stars and is used for products on earth such as neon lights and plasma TVs.
Discusses the career of Glenn Seaborg, who synthesized many transuranium elements, and created plutonium-239, which is used in the nuclear industry and in atomic bombs.
Find out how particle accelerators can mimic conditions in the early moments of the universe after the Big Bang.
Students will learn about the process of making synthetic diamonds, look at the controversy surrounding diamond mining, and compare the atomic structure of a diamond to that of graphite.
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