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We use motion detectors and a bowling ball to find relationships velocity, mass, and energy.

The Electricity data browser allows individuals and organizations to create, download, or view graphs, reports and tables... see more

Physics can be taught in a number of ways, and these short videos are a nice way to hook students into the discipline.... see more

This simulation provides a realistic virtual mass-and-spring laboratory. Users can explore spring motion by manipulating... see more

This page provides a list of the demonstrations performed by the Physics Force as part of a Physics Circus outreach... see more

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Fun demo to show Bernoulli's Principle in action.