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The Humanized Physics Project ` - Sep 10, 2016

Innovative new curriculum for algebra-based physics, in which physics concepts are introduced through studies of human physiology. Students explore topics that include force and motion, kinetic and potential energy, Newton's Laws, electric potential, magnetic fields, periodic waves, and more. Each topic is introduced within the context of a human biological process such as circulation, vision, speech, and hearing.


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.


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.


Designmate: Converging Lenses ` - Dec 1, 2015

Beautifully crafted video incorporates animated ray diagrams to show how a convex lens converges rays of incident light.


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.


Physics for the 21st Century ` - Apr 1, 2015

Looking for high-quality content support in modern physics? Take a look at this free course, complete with videos and simulations. It is aimed at secondary teachers and AP physics students.


All About Circuits: Worksheets ` - Jan 2, 2015

An outstanding set of 50+ worksheets on basic electricity and DC circuits, designed to spark analytical reasoning in your students. The interactive online version will allow students to see answers. For teachers wishing to use them as quizzes, the worksheets can be freely downloaded with the solutions hidden.


NBC Learn: Science of the Olympic Winter Games ` - Nov 3, 2014

Spark student interest with this collection of 16 short videos that explore the physics behind winter sports. Entertaining AND accurate science.

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