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 21 - 30 of 98

Max Born

Max Born (1881 - 1970) won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1954 for his work on subatomic particles. His work on wave functions lead to the understanding that electrons should be regarded as particles.

Visit Max Born



Hits: 802



Gluons are the exchange particles for the colour force between quarks, analogous to the exchange of photons in the electromagnetic force between two charged particles.

Visit Gluon



Hits: 936

Where, oh where, does that planet go?

An elementary quiz based on the position and orbits of the planets.

Visit Where, oh where, does that planet go?



Hits: 1929

What Is Ionizing Radiation?

This fact sheet describes ionizing radiation, how it behaves and how it can affect human health. Three types of ionizing radiation are alpha particles, beta particles, and gamma rays.

Visit What Is Ionizing Radiation?



Hits: 4727

Positive and negatively charged particles

A java applet which allows the user to add particles to a box which are positive or negatively charged, moving at random so that the motion can be observed.

Visit Positive and negatively charged particles



Hits: 964

Science Lesson Plans

Over 100 text-based lesson plans, covering three academic ranges - Elementary, Intermediate and High School.

Visit Science Lesson Plans



Hits: 985

Franklin Institute Online Teaching Resources

Teaching resources for science classes at elementary level.

Visit Franklin Institute Online Teaching Resources



Hits: 966

Victor F. Weisskopf

Victor F. Weisskopf (1908 - ) is widely know for his theoretical work in quantum electrodynamics, the structure of the atomic nucleus, and elementary particle physics.

Visit Victor F. Weisskopf



Hits: 1924

Robert Millikan

Robert Millikan (1868 - 1953) received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1913 for his work on the elementary charge of electricity and on the photoelectric effect.

Visit Robert Millikan



Hits: 1739

Autobiography of Frederick Reines

Perhaps no scientist in history has been so intimately associated with the discovery of an elementary particle and the subsequent thorough investigation of its fundamental properties as has Frederick ...

Visit Autobiography of Frederick Reines



Hits: 583

Next Prev

Showing 21 - 30 of 98