Search our database of handpicked sites

Looking for a great physics site? We've tracked down the very best and checked them for accuracy. Just fill out the fields below and we'll do the rest.

Search results from our links database
Next Prev

Showing 11 - 20 of 140

How Blue Screen Special Effects Work

Explains how Blue Screen Special Effects for television and movies work. From HowStuffWorks.com.

Visit How Blue Screen Special Effects Work

Rating:

 

Hits: 3672

Photo Effect

The site is an interactive page to study the photoelectric effect on different materials (sodium, cesium and silver) by changing the wavelength and the intensity of the light.

Visit Photo Effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 3895

Electromagnetism

This is a site from the Thinkquest competition with good explanations on the magnetic effect of a current, the motor effect and magnetic field strength.

Visit Electromagnetism

Rating:

 

Hits: 3202

The Doppler Effect

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

Visit The Doppler Effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 4031

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.

Visit The Doppler effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 2800

The Zeeman Effect

Explanation, with diagrams, of the Zeeman Effect which relates to atomic energy levels and spectral lines.

Visit The Zeeman Effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 2230

Photoelectric Effect

Simple demonstration of the photoelectric effect using different coloured filters to alter the frequency of light reaching a metal plate, and the current changes accordingly.

Visit Photoelectric Effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 1347

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.

Visit An Example of the Doppler Effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 3439

hyperphysics

Meissner Effect

Simple definition of the Meissner effect, as relating to superconducting material. Part of a larger site which includes many definitions and links.

Visit Meissner Effect

Rating:

 

Hits: 2492

The Leidenfrost Effect (video)

The Leidenfrost effect explains why water sometimes 'rolls' off a hot plate or frying pan, and how some experts can dip their hands into liquid nitrogen or even molten lead without hurting themselves

Visit The Leidenfrost Effect (video)

Rating:

 

Hits: 12286

Next Prev

Showing 11 - 20 of 140