Science & Nature
Atom Smashing Secrets Revealed
Learn about the always wild, often wacky history of nuclear fission, nuclear fusion, and anti-particles... and how this knowledge is applied for practical purposes, too.
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Completed by 16 learners
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year old learners
learners per class
$14 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 4 weeks
55 minutes per class
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Nuclear chemistry, or transmutation, is when one element changes into another element. Far from alchemy, nuclear chemistry is a real branch of modern science. Learn how atoms fall apart and fuse together, sometimes involving anti-particles. We'll take a lighter approach to examining the science of heavy and unstable atoms. If you want to learn more about the unusual elements in the Periodic Table that aren't typically discussed in a traditional chemistry class, then this course is for...
Dr Scott is an online chemistry professor that will explain the seemingly complicated topic of nuclear chemistry in Plain English. With lots of fun historical facts and some crazy-yet-true stories.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
This class will involve light, humorous discussions of topics including nuclear energy, nuclear weapons, radiation poisoning, cancer treatments, and medical images of what a human brain looks like on drugs. If you don't want your learner exposed to these topics, please select another class.
Scott BeaverChemistry professor, online
368 total reviews
340 completed classes
Are you interested to learn more about science? I create fun courses and experiments related to chemistry. I am patient and tuned in to student needs, and I have a teaching style that connects well with K-12 learners. I ensure that every student...