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Interference of Light Waves

Animated diagrams of two superposing transverse waves and their resultant. Wavelength, phase and amplitude are adjustable. Uses the word "interference" instead of "superposition".

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Elementary Einstein: Gravitational waves

The basics of gravitational waves explained in simple terms.

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Gravitational waves

Short article about gravitational waves and how they might be detected, including by the LISA mission.

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Longitudinal Waves

Simple details on transverse and longitudinal waves including diagrams.

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Light Waves and Color

A collection of physics lessons about light waves and colour

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Gravitational Waves

A great explainer about gravitational waves, how they are formed and how we are trying to detect them.

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Gravitational Waves - Einstein's elusive children

Short article on the hunt for gravitational waves - distortions or the warping of the very fabric of space-time, which Einstein described as different aspects of reality itself.

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Sound Waves and Music

A tutorial from the Physics Classroom that clearly explains the nature, properties and behaviour of sound waves and music, with good animations.

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Light Waves and Colour

Useful information driven site which provides details on both how light can be considered a wave and the relationship between waves and colour.

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Acoustic and vibration animations

An amazing site constantly under development with brilliant animations of waves as pressure maps and as particle motion effects. The site includes information on all types of waves from acoustic to ...

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