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This web page is an interactive physics simulation on adiabatic expansion of an ideal gas. The page displays a simulation of gas particles in a container, and a pressure versus…
  
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R. Matthews; Publisher: Wake Forest University
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This video demonstrates the operation of a Venturi meter. The experiment shows the dependence of air pressure on the gas velocity. It is part of a collection of typical lecture…
  
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Publisher: D. Russell
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This web page provides animations that show the physics of the Doppler effect and the formation of shockwaves from sound waves generated by a moving source. Photos show shockwaves of…
  
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This web page explains the physics of sonic shock waves. Text and animations describe and illustrate the wavefronts of sound from a moving point source for the cases of motion equal…
  
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NASA Glenn Research Center; Editor: T. Benson
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Web site contains java applet which simulates an airfoil. The user can change the shape of the foil, the type of object used (including a cylinder and sphere), the speed of the foil,…
  
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K. Kennedy; Publisher: Discovery Education
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This website provides teachers with a lesson plan about flight. It also briefly describes the principles that govern the motion of an object in flight, provides simple experiments to…
  
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Publisher: WGBH Educational Foundation
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This unique five-minute video features a NASA astronaut demonstrating centripetal force in ways students cannot observe in daily life. The video was shot in a weightless environment…
  
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Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
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This is a lesson focused on engineering design principles associated with sailboats. Students explore what marine engineers and naval architects do as they design a sailboat out of…
  
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This is a lesson plan that explores the operation and engineering of artificial heart valves, developed to help teachers integrate engineering practices in the secondary classroom.…
  
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Publisher: Integrated Teaching and Learning Program: Teach Engineering
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This lesson is the fourth of a four-part unit for Grades 5-8 on the key forces in flight: lift, weight, thrust, and drag. In this lesson students explore the drag force on airplanes…
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