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This applet demonstrates the physics processes of a Carnot heat engine. The carnot cycle is a four stage reversible sequence consisting of adiabatic compression, isothermal expansion…
  
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Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics; Publisher: Annenberg Foundation
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This website links to eight free professional development videos for K-6 teachers designed to help provide a foundation in teaching concepts of energy. Topics include force and work,…
  
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This is an online physics course on thermodynamics designed for elementary and middle school teachers. The course covers temperature, thermal properties, energy, and irreversibility.…
  
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This Java simulation lets learners explore how heating and cooling adds or removes energy. Use a slider to heat blocks of iron or brick to see the energy flow. Next, build your own…
  
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C. Xie; Publisher: Concord Consortium Inc.
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This free, open source simulation tool, the outgrowth of physics education research, was developed as a means for students to visualize the underlying concepts necessary to approach…
  
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Publisher: New York Science, Technology, and Society Education Project
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This set of student activities promotes understanding of global issues stemming from human consumption of energy. Developed for use in middle schools, the materials are divided into…