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Explore Big History

Interactively explore the timeline of the universe.

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The Doppler Effect

A short film explaining the Doppler effect in simple, easy to understand terms. Nominated for the SciCast competition.

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The Doppler effect

An explanation of the Doppler effect, which occurs whenever the source of waves (eg sound) is moving with respect to an observer.

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An Example of the Doppler Effect

Java applet (part of a wider site) which illustrates the Doppler effect for sound, giving the example of a passing ambulance siren.

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Understanding the Doppler effect

A short and simple explanation of the Doppler effect.

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Doppler Effect

A good clear explanation of the Doppler Effect with diagrams.

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Kinetic energy, mass and velocity

The student can study the effect on distance and time of altering the kinetic energy and mass of a sphere. Results could be plotted onto a spreadsheet.

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Fowler's Physics

Various applets allowing results to be taken for demonstration purposes.

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Doppler spin - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about doppler effect. All you need is a buzzing egg timer, sticky tape and a piece of string about 1m long.

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Line Rider

A fun toy that lets you build a sledge run and then test it out. You'll need a good feel for the laws of motion to get results!

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