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Publisher: National Repository of Online Courses
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This page contains a multimedia course curriculum for second semester algebra-based physics. This particular resource explores topics typically covered in the last half of an…
  
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This NASA-created web site introduces electromagnetic waves and their behaviors to secondary learners. Each region of the spectrum is described, illustrated, and accompanied by video…
  
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T. Henderson, M. Davidson, and M. Linn; Editor: C. Hall
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This is a 7-day multimedia unit for middle school science that explores the behavior of light, how light travels, and its special properties. Students will learn that light is much…
  
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This web site sponsored by the Optical Society of America is a collection of resources on the topic of optics. It was developed to provide the science community and general public…
  
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Publishers: Public Broadcasting Service and WGBH Educational Foundation
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This NOVA website is a self-paced tutorial for beginners on the electromagnetic spectrum. All seven sections of the spectrum are covered, from radio waves through gamma rays. Each…
  
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This resource lets students interactively explore astronomical images produced from four types of telescopes: radio, infrared, x-ray, and visible-light. Image sets include the Milky…
  
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This set of images and video produced with infrared photography lets students "see" heat radiation. Infrared is emitted by anything with a temperature -- even cold objects. The…
  
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This item is a standards-based lesson plan for grades 6-8 on light and the electromagnetic spectrum. It provides an "e-worksheet" for student use as they explore a 3-part interactive…
  
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This activity introduces students to the concepts of the redshift of a receding star. Students will learn about the properties of light, the Doppler effect, and also about Hubble's…
  
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This web site contains a chronological history of optics, including major discoveries, recent innovations, and the people who have made key contributions to the field. Sections…
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