Nuclear science is the study of sub-atomic particles and their application in various disciplines. Here you can learn about nuclear power plants, atomic theory and radiation.
Can supersymmetry and the multiverse both be true simultaneously?
Supersymmetry: the idea that the particles we know about have as-yet-underscovered force partners. Multiverse: exactly what it sounds like. Can they coexist? See more »
Has the LHC found any practical uses for the Higgs boson?
The Higgs boson has been hailed as a keystone in our understanding of the universe. Find out whether it has practical uses in this article. See more »
How do they keep track of the particles in the LHC?
The LHC tracks subatomic particles that rapidly decay. Find out how scientists track particles in the LHC. See more »
5 Discoveries Made By the Large Hadron Collider (So Far)
The Large Hadron Collider has discovered a lot more than just the Higgs boson. Read about five of the LHC's biggest discoveries at HowStuffWorks. See more »
How does nuclear waste disposal work?
How does nuclear waste disposal work? Keep reading to learn about nuclear waste and how to dispose of it properly. See more »
Nuclear Science Quiz
How much do you know about nuclear science? Test your knowledge and take our Nuclear Science Quiz! See more »
5 Baffling Subatomic Particles
Subatomic particles are the building blocks of atoms, but they continue to baffle scientists. Learn about 5 baffling subatomic particles. See more »
What exactly is the Higgs boson?
What exactly is the Higgs boson? Read more about the Higgs boson and why its existence is important in particle physics. See more »
How Uranium Mining Works
Uranium mining is key in the creation of nuclear weapons. Learn about uranium mining at HowStuffWorks. See more »
Uranium on the Cranium: The Uranium Mining Quiz
Uranium mining is key in the creation of nuclear weapons. Test your knowledge of uranium mining with this quiz. See more »
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