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Eratosthenes Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The Eratosthenes model displays the shadows cast by two gnomons (sticks) at different locations on Earth. For one gnomon, Sun is directly overhead (as would be the case if the gnomon…
Newton’s Mountain Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The EJS Newton’s Mountain model illustrates the motion of a projectile launched from the top of a VERY tall mountain on Earth. The diagram shown in the simulation is taken from…
Colliding Galaxies  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian and K. Lim
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The Colliding Galaxies Model is an implementation of Alar and Juri Toomres’ 1972 super computer model showing the formation of galactic bridges and tails under the assumption that…
  
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Open University
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An in depth tutorial about the physics behind telescopes and spectrographs. The tutorial includes graphics, and questions with fully worked out solutions. The user can complete the…
  
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European Space Agency
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This web site is provided in celebration of the 15th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope. The site include a full-length DVD film (that can be downloaded in segments), a CD of…
  
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J. Dubinski
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This site provides a repository of movies, images, articles, programming code, for the galaxy dynamics simulations made by the author. The site provides a free bittorrent file of the…
  
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Nuffield Curriculum Centre
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This website was deigned for teachers of physics in the UK providing them with resources focusing on practical applications of physics concepts. The website includes a few hundred…
  
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Editor: P. Garik; Editor: K. Brecher
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This web site presents materials on light, optics, color, and perception. Included are a wide range of activities and demonstrations that can be used in lecture or for student…
  
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G. Bothun
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This site is a collection of interactive JAVA applets for use in Physics, Astronomy, and Environmental Science courses. Some of the major topics covered in this website are:…
  
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G. Gladding; Publisher: University of llinois Physics Education Research Group
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This is an interactive homework problem for introductory physics students relating to acceleration of the orbital body "Ganymede", which is the largest moon of Jupiter. Given the…
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