Featured Resource Archive - Page 2
Space Time Travel -- Relativity Visualized - Jun 2, 2016
What would it be like to travel at the speed of light? These models help students visualize effects of special and general relativity.
NASA: Solar System Exploration - Jun 2, 2016
A stand-out collection from NASA that offers a wealth of information about the objects in our solar system. Browse beautiful image galleries, 3D interactive animations, and videos of space missions.
Direct Measurement Video: Wave Properties - Mar 5, 2016
Analyze frequency, amplitude, and wavelength with this very high-resolution video. Use the overlay tools for measurement.
Waves: An Interactive Tutorial - Jan 10, 2016
This set of interactive tutorials provide an introduction to waves, from basic motion through interference and coupled oscillators.
PhET Simulation: Charges and Fields - Jan 4, 2016
Have fun learning about the variables that affect interactions among charged bodies with this PhET sim. Drag + or - charges onto the field, view voltage values, plot equipotential lines and more.
Designmate: Converging Lenses - Dec 1, 2015
Beautifully crafted video incorporates animated ray diagrams to show how a convex lens converges rays of incident light.
Nanoreisen: Adventures Beyond the Decimal - Dec 1, 2015
See the wonder and strange beauty of matter at the smallest known dimensions in our universe in this "nano-journey" formatted in descending powers of 10. View a human cell, an LED, and a laptop microchip.
PhET Simulation: Energy Forms and Changes - Dec 1, 2015
Build your own system to convert mechanical, light, or chemical energy into electrical or thermal energy.
2015 International Year of Light - Aug 17, 2015
Official website to commemorate the International Year of Light features a plethora of resources for all ages and audiences.
Using Direct Measurement Video to Teach Physics - Apr 1, 2015
Hi-speed videography & robust digital tools are at the heart of these exceptional video-based modules: video analysis without the expense of software.