Uranium is used in ATOMIC WEAPONS and NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS b/c it is a radioactive element.
Nuclear ENERGY is produced by a controlled NUCLEAR CHAIN REACTION and CREATES HEAT -which is used to boil water, produce steam, drives steam turbines.
It is used as the fissile explosive to create nuclear weaponry.
***URANIUM is also used to power NUCLEAR POWERED SUBMARINES AND SHIPS.***
Uranium is commonly used as a BASIC FUEL for NUCLEAR REACTORS.
This is how Uranium decays.
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