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J. Wudka
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This is an article on the Galilean interpretation of relativity. The article emphasizes that velocity is only relevant when measured with respect to something else and also continues…
  
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C. Teunissen
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This web site contains media-illustrated articles on various physical phenomena related to the Coriolis effect. Almost all of the articles are illustrated with animations and java…
Twin Paradox Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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K. Simov and W. Christian
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The Twin Paradox program displays the effect of time dilation on a moving twin as seen from a stationary twin. In the default scenario the light signals sent from the moving twin are…
Simultaneous Events Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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K. Simov and W. Christian
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The Simultaneous Events program displays the effect of relative motion on the relative ordering of events in special relativity. In the default scenario two simultaneous events are…
Relativity Metric Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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K. Simov and W. Christian
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The Relativity Metric program displays the effect of relative motion on the spatial and temporal separation of events in special relativity. In the default scenario, by dragging the…
GR Classical Exploding Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian, M. Belloni, and A. Cox
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The GR Classical Exploding program uses Newtonian mechanics to simulate the orbits of objects that explode near a central massive object. It also shows the effective potential of the…
GR Classical Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian, M. Belloni, and A. Cox
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The GR Classical program simulates orbits of objects around a central mass using Newtonian mechanics. It also displays a plot of the effective potential well in which the orbiting…
  
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J. Wolfe and G. Hatsidimitris
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This web site is a basic, non-mathematical introduction to relativity. It covers concepts from Galileo, Newton, and Maxwell through Einstein and special relativity. The site also…
  
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J. Wolfe
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This web page describes inertial and non-inertial frames of reference, the latter being frames where Newton's laws do not hold. The text explains "fictitious forces", the centrifugal…
  
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S. Uchii
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This page, from Kyoto University, provides a discussion of Mach’s Principle, a concept that played an important role in forming Einstein's theory of general relativity. Excerpts from…
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