An animation of the nucleus in an atom put into perspective with sports analogies.
Explains why nuclei do not fly apart but are instead held together.
Learn more about Rutherford's discovery of the nucleus in his gold foil experiment.
Reviews the nucleus of an atom and the forces that hold it together.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Learn about nanotechnology and some of its many real-world applications.