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edited by Elizabeth Moxon
MicroWorlds is a web site containing a set of educational resources highlighting research in materials sciences at Berkeley Lab's Advanced Light Source (ALS). The ALS is a national user facility that generates intense light for scientific and technological research. The site contains several teacher resources including "Exploring the Material World"; three Classroom Teaching Modules, focusing on what makes a material hard, brittle, or a good electrical conductor.
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Electricity & Magnetism
- Magnetic Fields and Forces
- Resistance
General Physics
- Properties of Matter
- Polarization
Other Sciences
- Chemistry
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
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= Tutorial
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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- Activity
- Laboratory
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light source, magnet, microworld, particle accelerator, particle physics, polarizer, polymer
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Metadata instance created January 13, 2007 by Lyle Barbato
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, edited by E. Moxon (1996), WWW Document, (http://www2.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/).
MicroWorlds, , edited by E. Moxon (1996), <http://www2.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/>.
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Moxon, E. (Ed.). (2008, January 1). MicroWorlds. Retrieved September 20, 2017, from http://www2.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/
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Moxon, Elizabeth, ed. MicroWorlds. January 1, 2008. http://www2.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/ (accessed 20 September 2017).
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Moxon, Elizabeth, ed. MicroWorlds. 1996. 1 Jan. 2008. 20 Sep. 2017 <http://www2.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/>.
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