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Astronomy Behind the Headlines: Measuring the Black Hole
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C. CollinsPetersen; Editor: A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This item is a podcast audio presentation that highlights a new discovery in measuring the black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy. Shep Doeleman from MIT's Haystack…
http://www.astrosociety.org/abh/ABH05.html
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Astronomy behind the Headlines
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Astronomy Behind the Headlines is a webbased monthly periodical that features short interviews about the latest discoveries in astronomy and space science. Episodes are available as…
http://www.astrosociety.org/abh/
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Black Holes  An Introductory Resource List
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This item is a resource guide to nontechnical books, articles, and web sites about black holes. It provides annotated links to articles and information on stellar mass, supermassive,…
http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/resources/blackholesprint.html
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Teaching Physics Using Virtual Reality
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This web site provides pedagogical material to use with Real Time Relativity, a virtual relativistic world simulator. Included are a lab using the software, student evaluations, and…
http://people.physics.anu.edu.au/~cms130/vrproject/welcome.html
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PBS Learning Media: Frames of Reference
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In this interactive activity from the American Museum of Natural History, users explore how the apparent motion of an object depends on the observer's frame of reference. An…
http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/lsps07.sci.phys.fund.frameref/f...
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A Relativist's Toolkit: The Mathematics of BlackHole Mechanics
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A graduate text, at a level between Schutz and Wald. Techniques of differential geometry (such as the description of congruences and hypersurfaces) are introduced to prepare the way…
http://www.cambridge.org/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521830911
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Einstein's Annelen der Physik Papers
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A collection of Einstein's important papers that appeared in the Annelen der Physik.
http://einsteinannalen.mpiwgberlin.mpg.de/home
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History of Special Relativity
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A timeline of the major developments in relativity. It starts with Galilean Relativity via Newton and ends with General Relativity.
http://www.nobelprize.org/educational/physics/relativity/history1.html
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Pythagorean Theorem and its many proofs
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This webpage provides facts and a short explanation of the Pythagorean Theorem before continuing on to more than 90 ways to prove it. Many of the proofs are accompanied by Java…
http://www.cuttheknot.org/pythagoras/index.shtml
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Theory and Experiment in Gravitational Physics
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One of the best books on experimental tests of relativity, and the mathematics and physics behind the tests.
http://www.cambridge.org/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521439732

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