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Title Work

Title No: 19116

Title: Principles of nuclear fission

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film

Date: 1959 (Release)

Original Summary:
"Considers the historic and the modern conceptions of the structure of the atom. Shows diagrammatically the relation of the atom's basic particles, electrons, protons, and neutrons. Describes how bombarding neutrons cause fission in uranium-235 atoms and the production of chain reactions. Deals with the graphite nuclear reactor, showing methods of controlling action in a nuclear reactor and relating this to the production of electricity." - Summary from Worldcat.

Part of the "Advanced Science" series.  

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 10 min 

Genres: Educational

Subjects: Nuclear fission; Atoms; Nuclear reactors

Distribution CompanyMcGraw-Hill Book Company

Items x1

19116-1Safety Film : Viewing print 

Contained By x1

Title NoTitle
4819St. Louis Public Schools educational film library