Non Renewable Energy Nuclear Power

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An overview of how nuclear power plants work
An understanding of the process of fission
A discussion of the dangers and benefits of nuclear power
Laura LewisHost: Laura studied at Royal Holloway University of London and the Open University. She is passionate about science communication and has presented talks about Exoplanets at Oxford University and Imperial College London.

In this class we will look at how nuclear power can be used as an efficient energy source. 

We will explain the process of nuclear fission and how this is controlled in a reactor. We will then discuss the dangers and benefits of nuclear power.

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This class is suitable for all students, especially those in Years 10-11 or S4-S5.

Class requirements:

Students will require a laptop with internet connection to view the class. A pen and notepad will also be required during the lesson.

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