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Free course: The science of nuclear energy

Updated Friday, 19th June 2015

Do you want to gain some fantastic resources to help aid your understanding of nuclear energy? OpenLearn has a range of courses, articles and more to give you a real flavour for the subject.

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Nuclear power plant Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: © Jarous | Dreamstime.com The way we generate our power has to change and nuclear energy is back on the political agenda in order to reduce caron emissions. Would you like the knowledge to make an informed decision on the debate? Look no further than OpenLearn where we have produced a range of material to help develop your understanding of all things nuclear.

Whether you're taking our free courses The Science of Nuclear Energy on FutureLearn or Understanding Nuclear Power on FutureLearn or would like to view a variety of related content on OpenLearn, we've collated a range of academic articles, videos, podcasts and relevant free courses to support your learning and give you a wider perspective on this fascinating subject.

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