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Explanation, with diagrams, of the Zeeman Effect which relates to atomic energy levels and spectral lines.
Simple definition of the Meissner effect, as relating to superconducting material. Part of a larger site which includes many definitions and links.
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.
Java applet (part of a wider site) which illustrates the Doppler effect for sound, giving the example of a passing ambulance siren.
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
An experiment to show the Coanda effect along with a short explanation of why and how aeroplanes fly.
Description of the Mossbauer effect and absorption in Ir-191, with application to gravitational red shift.
Great video of the Leidenfrost effect including a maze built was water to zip around.
A video about the electrowetting effect, which change the shape of a liquid droplet.
An account of Einstein's discovery of the photoelectric effect and its implications.
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