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Structure of Matter

What are atoms made of?
What is keeping a nucleus intact?
What happens if you try to separate two quarks?
Are quarks fundamental?
Read the illustrated and animated story about the interior of matter to find out!



First published: July 9, 2002
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Credits: Produced by Nobel Media in collaboration with The Particle Data Group of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
(See also their site: Particle Adventure  »)
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