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Control your own plasma experiment

Remote Glow Discharge Experiment

Get hands on with this experiment you can change over the internet.


How big is the universe?

How Big Is The Universe?

Delightful animation about the size of the universe.


Multiwavelength universe

Multiwavelength Universe: Online Activity

Test your knowledge of what the universe looks like at different wavelengths.


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  • Fe[26]

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    Fuse your way to iron. Be careful, there's one element you should avoid!

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    Hits: 806 Rated: 3/5 by users

  • CMBR

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    Based on the addictive 2048 game, join the objects and get to the edge of the observable universe!

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    Hits: 535 Rated: 3/5 by users

  • Particle Clicker

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    Particle Clicker

    Particle Clicker is a game about running your own particle physics laboratory. Hire PhD student, post-docs and even Nobel winners!

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    Hits: 801 Rated: 3/5 by users

  • Super planet crash

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    Super planet crash

    Drop planets around a star and see how long they last. Score points by placing the planets in the habitable zone. Can you make your solar system last 500 years?

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    Hits: 1209 Rated: 5/5 by users

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  • Force and Work Java Applet

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    Force and Work Java Applet

    Interactive via mouse activity with numerical and graphical display. Mass and coefficient of friction can be varied.

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    Hits: 1913 Rated: 5/5 by users

  • Enlightened

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    A site from the ThinkQuest competition about light giving brief descriptions of electromagnetic radiation from radio waves and microwaves to x rays and gamma rays.

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    Hits: 3164 Rated: 5/5 by users

  • How Sunglasses Work

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    How Sunglasses Work

    A good article with several pages covering various points on different types of sunglasses including polarised glasses.

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    Hits: 5559 Rated: 5/5 by users

  • APlusPhysics

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    Tons of free high school physics resources such as web tutorials for entire physics curricula, hundreds of tutorial videos, physics projects, student forums and blogs, interactive quizzes, animations, etc.

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    Hits: 1155 Rated: 5/5 by users

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