Questions and Answers
Questions are an important part of the scientific process and, over the years, hundreds of people have sent their questions to us. Listed below are some of the most common, and most interesting, questions visitors to our site have asked. A special thanks to all of the staff members who have taken the time to help answer these questions. Your efforts are greatly appreciated!
Atoms, Elements and Molecules
Since Jefferson Lab is a nuclear physics research facility, it isn't surprising that we're often asked questions about atoms. We've selected the most common questions from the main archive and have listed them here for your convenience.
Complete Question Archive
Atoms and Matter
Elements and the Periodic Table
Electricity and Magnetism
History of Science
Radiation and Radioactivity
Lasers and Light
Scientific Instruments and Experimentation