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Byline:
D. Wallace; Publisher: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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This website from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology gives details of a model of how Archimedes might have set the Roman fleet afire with reflected sunlight. The website uses…
  
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S. Schneider
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This applet provides a simulation and ray diagram of a far-sighted eye and a converging lens. The lens of the eye is insufficient for focusing images on the back of the eye for…
  
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S. Schneider
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This applet shows a ray diagram demonstrating Snell's Law and Total Internal Reflection. A point source is in a medium with an unknown index of refraction and rays from the source…
  
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K. Forinash and W. Christian
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This is a collection of interactive tutorials on the fundamentals of waves. The tutorials emphasize concepts that are not usually easy to illustrate in textbooks. Java applets are…
  
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B. Lynds; Publisher: Unidata; UCAR
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This site answers several common questions about rainbows, their formation, and their appearance. Diagrams along with descriptions are provided in each section.
  
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F. Hwang
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This page contains a short explanation and Java simulation of the physics behind rainbows. It covers the reflection and refraction effects of light inside a water droplet as well as…

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