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AnySpeed Acceleration Solver (Relativity)

By defining time only in context of a specified 'map-frame' of motion, and then introducing time on a traveler's clocks as... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Phil Fraundorf
Date Added: Mar 14, 1998 Date Modified: Mar 28, 2001
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AnySpeed Relativity Slide

A slide shot (similar to an overhead transparency) of the theoretical basis for anyspeed acceleration problems. For a... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: P. Fraundorf
Date Added: May 16, 2000 Date Modified: Mar 28, 2001
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Existence of Magnetic Fields

This applet shows interactions between moving charges. It shows with a system of two wires why magnetic fields must... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Physics 1
Date Added: May 22, 2001 Date Modified: Aug 01, 2003
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Explanation of general relativity

A very Detailed explanation of how general relativity works that is easy to understand.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: HowStuffWorks
Date Added: Mar 16, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 16, 2011
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How Special Relativity Works

Details the concepts of space, time, matter, motion, mass, energy, light, and then explains special relativity. Covers... see more
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Author: John Zavisa
Date Added: Sep 15, 2002 Date Modified: Sep 15, 2002
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HyperPhysics Relativity

A hyperlinked exploration of relativity, including topics in both special and general relativity.
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Rod Nave
Date Added: Feb 11, 2004 Date Modified: Feb 11, 2004
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Length Contraction

Shockwave animation for investigating length contraction.
Material Type: Quiz/Test
Author: Tom Henderson
Date Added: Jul 19, 2000 Date Modified: Sep 26, 2013
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Living Reviews in relativity

refereed electronic journal offering current reviews in all areas of relativity.This is the entry site.
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Author: Max-Planck-Institute for Gravitational Physics
Date Added: Jul 27, 2002 Date Modified: Jul 27, 2002
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Motion Mountain: The Adventure of Physics vol. II - RELATIVITY

This is the second volume in a 6-volume series of Motion Mountain. One can read the volumes online. Chapter titles are: ... see more
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Author: Christoph Schiller
Date Added: Mar 10, 2010 Date Modified: Sep 11, 2014
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Second Semester Simulations

A complete set of simulations for the second semester of a college level physics class.
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Andrew Duffy
Date Added: Apr 17, 2012 Date Modified: Apr 17, 2012
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