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This resource collection was developed to communicate the importance of basic research and the power of theoretical physics to general audiences. It features a variety of interactive digital games, tutorials, and videos designed for learners with little background in modern physics. Among the popular activities are: The Adventures of Alice & Bob in Wonderland, the interactive Power of Ideas resource, The Quantum Tamers broadcast documentary, The Mystery of Dark Matter video game, and an innovative 10th Anniversary celebration known as the Quantum to Cosmos: Ideas for the Future Festival.
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Astronomy
- Cosmology
= Dark Matter
Modern Physics
- General
Quantum Physics
- Foundations and Measurements
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Informal Education
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Lecture/Presentation
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
= Problem/Problem Set
= Unit of Instruction
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
- Assessment
- New teachers
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video/x-ms-wmv
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© 2008 Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Keywords:
Planck's Constant, Quantum experiment, astronomy, cosmology, dark matter, double slit experiment, quantum physics
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Metadata instance created December 13, 2011 by Caroline Hall
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February 13, 2013 by Lyle Barbato
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March 14, 2008
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(Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach).
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Perimeter Institute: Outreach Activities (Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, 2008), <http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach>.
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Perimeter Institute: Outreach Activities. (2008, March 14). Retrieved August 29, 2014, from Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics: http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach
Chicago Format
Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics. Perimeter Institute: Outreach Activities. Waterloo: Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics, March 14, 2008. http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach (accessed 29 August 2014).
MLA Format
Perimeter Institute: Outreach Activities. Waterloo: Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics, 2008. 14 Mar. 2008. 29 Aug. 2014 <http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach>.
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@misc{ Title = {Perimeter Institute: Outreach Activities}, Publisher = {Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {29 August 2014}, Month = {March 14, 2008}, Year = {2008} }
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