Nuclear Physics

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Accelerator facilities that allow nuclear physicists to probe the inner workings of atoms and their nuclei require a costly high-wire… Read More

October 18, 2023

Supernova plunge

Behemoth exploding stars we know as supernovae are among the wildest cosmic events astronomers witness from Earth. They are powerful… Read More

July 14, 2020

Nuclei by the numbers

Interactions between the neutrons and protons, quarks and gluons that make up what we see might answer some of nature’s… Read More

December 17, 2014

Getting a reaction

When Doug Kothe entered nuclear engineering school in 1983, the graduate chairman had this message: Don’t worry about a job.… Read More

November 11, 2010