The Science of Nuclear Energy

Discover the science behind nuclear energy and its role in energy provision in the past, present and future.

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Course Summary

Why to enroll this course?

Sam Smidt: Nuclear energy, what is it?

Sam Smidt: To generating electricity and understanding why is nuclear energy back on the political and economic agenda.

Gemma Warriner: We'll look at the risks of nuclear energy, both real and perceived.

Gemma Warriner: Finally we'll look to the future in nuclear fusion.

Steve Cowley: Nuclear energy is a big part of reducing the carbon dioxide output not only of the UK but of the world.

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