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Online tutorials covering a wide range of physics topics, including modern physics and astronomy. Material is organized... see more

This is a virtual laboratory where you can do hands-on experiments at rigid pendula. Together with the material presented... see more

A large list of links to applets and tutorials that discuss the fabrication of semiconductors. Each link is also listed... see more

A collection of movies (which often contain online quizzes) about a large number of technical subjects, including... see more

The Ohm Zone's Shockwave application that allows you to build your own DC circuits and measure the voltages and... see more

A list of Shockwave simulations of basic properties and materials of organic chemistry.

A large site that teaches the basics of HTML, Javascript, and Java applets. A lot of links to programming resources.

Applet simulates an optical bench, including lenses, mirrors, and aperatures.

Tutorials on fundamentals of nuclear and particle physics. Many foreign language versions available.

A table of the elements, with links to information on each element in the table. Links to various tutorials on basic... see more

Tutorial and applet demonstrates Ohm's Law.

Java applet to demonstrate scentific notation by examining how a view changes upon magnification. From the site: "View... see more

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations... see more

A collection of tutorials and experiments (real and virtual) covering quantum physics from a conceptual point of view.

Provides pictures and a movie that uses ray tracing to explore the effects of relativity.

Run this experiment, changing the water amount, the starting water temperature, and the heating power. Enter how long you... see more

This simulation demonstrates the concept of centripetal force through a simplified carousel consisting of masses on the... see more

A large resource pertaining to the history of physics, including a newsletter, archives, library, and exhibits.

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations... see more

This tutorial explores the effect of raising the temperature of a blackbody radiator. The example is a black pot that can... see more

Two applets demonstrate conservation of momentum.

A tutorial that demonstrates simple image reflection of an object with a convex mirror. The visitor can adjust the... see more

Applet displays the interference effects caused by a single slit diffraction of light.

A collection of applets for demonstrating basic properties of electromagnetism.