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IGCSE Science - Hiroshima: Extended information

A guide to information resources on the Hiroshima bombing, 1945, for IGCSE Physics - compiled by your Librarians

How nuclear bombs work

This webpage looks at how nuclear bombs work with information on atomic structure, nuclear energy, radioactive decay and nuclear fission. Information is also included on fission bombs and the consequences and health risks of nuclear bombs.

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Nuclear fission

This website includes information on nuclear fission and how the first nuclear bombs worked.