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#### LivePhoto Physics: Wave Pulse... LivePhoto Physics: Wave Pulse Propagation on a Slinky Spring

This page contains a set of three short video clips of wave pulses on a slinky spring. One shows a single pulse reflected... see more

#### Energy Unit Conversion Calculator

This online calculator converts from one energy unit to another - from gallons to British thermal units (Btu),... see more

#### St. Louis Area Physics Teachers... St. Louis Area Physics Teachers Teaching Resources

This webpage provides teaching resources useful for teaching introductory physics both at the college and high school... see more

#### Teachers' Domain: Density and... Teachers' Domain: Density and Buoyancy: Mixing Hot and Cold Water

This 3-minute Flash video by PBS <i>Zoom</i> demonstrates how temperature affects the density of water. A middle school... see more

#### Phun Physics: Pencil Drop

This classroom demonstration illustrates the concept of inertia. A large wooden crochet hoop is balanced on the lip of a... see more

#### Phun Physics: Dollar Bill Grab

This classroom demonstration illustrates the concept of Newton's First Law and inertia. A dollar bill is placed between... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Vectors

NBC's Lester Holt looks at the role vectors play every time an NFL quarterback throws a pass. With the help of former NFL... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Torque &... Science of NFL Football: Torque & Center of Mass

NBC's Lester Holt looks at how the physics concepts of torque and center of mass are applied in football by some of the... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Pythagorean... Science of NFL Football: Pythagorean Theorem

NBC's Lester Holts explores the path a defender must take in order to tackle a ball carrier, and how this distance Ã¯Â¿Â½... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Projectile... Science of NFL Football: Projectile Motion & Parabolas

NBC's Lester Holt looks at the science of projectile motion and parabolas with the help of former NFL punter Craig... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Newton's... Science of NFL Football: Newton's Second Law of Motion

NBC's Lester Holt and former NFL kicker, Morten Andersen, look at what's really behind powerful field goal kicks -... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Newton's... Science of NFL Football: Newton's First Law of Motion

NBC's Lester Holt looks at Newton's First Law of Motion and the role that unbalanced forces play whenever a ball carrier... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Kinematics -... Science of NFL Football: Kinematics - Position, Velocity & Acceleration

NBC's Lester Holt and former NFL running back Deuce McAllister explore kinematics on the playing field. NSF-funded... see more

#### Science of NFL Football: Geometric... Science of NFL Football: Geometric Shapes: Spheres, Ellipses & Prolate Spheroids

NBC's Lester Holt explores the prolate spheroid, the three-dimensional shape of a football, and how it helps an NFL... see more

#### Seeing Magnetism

This is lesson to begin learners' thinking about magnetic influence. Learners will watch a classroom demonstration about... see more

#### Energy Skate Park

Students will: Predict the kinetic and potential energy of objects Design a skate park Examine how kinetic and potential... see more

#### Chymist.com: Batteries

This is a set of five lab guides for constructing various types of batteries: 1) voltaic pile, 2) electrochemical cell,... see more

#### Physics Circus

In today's schools there is a growing need to supplement and improve existing programs in the physical sciences. The goal... see more

#### Penny in cup - Bernoulli's Principle

Fun demo to show Bernoulli's Principle in action.

#### Northern Illinois University... Northern Illinois University Department of Physics: Outreach

Northern Illinois University's outreach program teaches area students about physics. Topics included are forces and... see more

#### Investigating Sound: Using Open Tubes... Investigating Sound: Using Open Tubes To Demonstrate Beat Notes

Open tube resonators of nearly identical length produce sound waves with frequencies very close together. The difference... see more

#### Light WorkBook

This workbook is about the reflection and refraction of light rays. It is suitable for both exploration and instruction.... see more

#### Science in Focus: Force and Motion

How do young people learn about key scientific principles and processes? There are certainly a range of ways to do this... see more

#### The Physics Front

The Physics Front is a public service provided by the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), with additional... see more