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Fusion vs Fission

  1. Jun 21, 2006 #1
    I was wondering if somebody out there might be able to help with my problem, by posting a suitable web-link if they happen to know one. I need to know the differences between Fusion and Fission. I understand that fusion is when atoms of a light element are combined to an atom of a heavier element, and that fission is the splitting of a heavier atom. However that is where my knowledge ends. Thanks in advance to those who reply,
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  5. Jun 21, 2006 #4
    thank you EaGG
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