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A timeline of the major developments in relativity. It starts with Galilean Relativity via Newton and ends with General Relativity.
  
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J. Wudka
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This is an article on the Galilean interpretation of relativity. The article emphasizes that velocity is only relevant when measured with respect to something else and also continues…
  
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S. Uchii
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The Galilean Transformation site gives a short explanation and figure describing Galilean Relativity. Use this site to help understand inertial reference frames and the physics…
  
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J. Wolfe and G. Hatsidimitris
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This web site is a basic, non-mathematical introduction to relativity. It covers concepts from Galileo, Newton, and Maxwell through Einstein and special relativity. The site also…
  
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J. Wolfe
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This web page describes inertial and non-inertial frames of reference, the latter being frames where Newton's laws do not hold. The text explains "fictitious forces", the centrifugal…
  
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J. Brewer
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This website presents the user with the principles of the theory of Special Relativity. Addressing from Maxwell's first approach, to Lorentz transformations and Special Relativity…
  
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R. Salgado
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This web site contains a detailed introduction to relativity as the physics of spacetime, using the propagation of light as a unifying theme. It integrates textual explanations of…
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J. Ramadas, S. Barve, and A. Kumar, Int. J. Sci. Educ., 18 (5), 615-629.
This is one in a series of three papers in which undergraduate students in India were asked questions about transformations between different frames. Both kinematical and dynamical…