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Microworlds

A web site from the Advanced Light Source, a device that uses X-rays to explore the world of atoms. Aimed at a variety of levels.

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The End of My Latin

Kaufmann's experimental results on deflection of electrons in an electromagnetic field favoured Abraham's theory, not Einstein and Lorentz, but were eventually proved wrong.

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CERNland

A great interactive site all about CERN and the LHC. Explore the world's biggest particle accelerator, play games and watch videos.

physics.org web awards 2010 winner

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Micro maniac

Ever wondered what it would look like to microwave soap, wax crayons or even fairy lights? This virtual microwave lets you see the results without any of the mess.

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Explore the Sea and the Sky

Pictures and information on the sea animals and the space. Very colourful site. Good for downloading pictures.

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DC generator action

A diagram showing a dc generator working, on which the frequency of ration is adjustable. The results are seen on an analogue meter, and an oscilloscope screen. Useful description of the commutator.

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Best in Mousetrap vehicles

Leave the rat race and use this site to explore the fascinating world of do-it-yourself mousetrap cars, cannons, gags and contraptions

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Resistor color code

An animation of current flow through a resistor in which you can change the factors that are denoted by the coloured bands on the resistor and observe the results of your changes.

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Newtonian Mountain

Shows cannonball projected off mountain. Different speeds produce different results. I particularly liked the "touch" when the ball completed an orbit and returned to where it left the mountain!

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Kung Fu Science

Ever wondered how martial artists can chop blokes with their bare hands? Explore the physics behind Kung Fu with this very visual multimedia site.

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