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The Optrium: A virtual science center


The Optrium: A virtual science center

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This website is designed to model a virtual science center in which visitors can freely explore a variety of interactive exhibits displayed in multiple floors. The exhibits are designed to involve visitors in the construction of basic scientific understandings about the behavior and properties of optical materials and devices and their role in the world of information technology. The full set of exhibits supports core components of a physical science curriculum at the secondary school level.
Material Type: Animation
Date Added to MERLOT: August 28, 2007
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 14, 2014
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Primary Audience: Middle School, High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Internet browser and flash plugin
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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