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300 Mouse Traps + 600 Ping Pong Balls = Nuclear Chain Reaction

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A group of chemistry students at Horizon Science Academy in Cleveland were given an assignment to show how fission of Uranium-235 causes a chain reaction. It’s pretty easy to illustrate the nuclear chain reaction with a drawing. But that’s too boring.

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