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This web page contains a standards-based curriculum unit on the interaction of light and matter, developed by NanoSense--an NSF-funded project to promote the teaching of nanoscale…
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The NSF-sponsored NanoSense project was created to address the question of how to teach nanoscale science at the secondary level. This web site contains the materials developed by…
  
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This web page contains a microscopic simulation on the pressure of a gas in a closed container. Particles in the gas interact with each other and the walls of the container. The…
  
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This is a collection of interactive Java applets and tutorial materials on thermodynamics. Each page contains a simulation and a brief explanation of the system. Most simulations…
  
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This NOVA website contains information about the scientific quest to utilize cold and to achieve the lowest temperature possible. Several interactive simulations present topics such…
  
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This applet illustrates the coefficient of restitution of a bouncing ball. The coefficient of restitution, the ratio of the rebound speed to its initial collision speed when the ball…
  
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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…
  
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The Quintessential Instructional Archive (QUIA) site contains online science-related activities. These activities give students a fun way to use the internet to learn about science.…
  
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This student activity is designed to help students understand the concept of power. The energy required to climb stairs, and the rate at which students can do this, illustrates this…
  
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This student activity is designed to probe the concept of work, both conceptually and mathematically. Using inclined planes of different slopes, learners explore gravitational…
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