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Einstein Light

Einstein Light

This multimedia site is divided into five sections: Galileo, Maxwell, Einstein, Time Dilation and E=mc2. Each module is a one-minute (or less!) film clip on a major player or principle of the spacetime game. Hosted by physicist Joe Wolfe, the movies offer quick overviews and 3D animations, plus links to more in-depth articles on the topic at hand.
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George Hatsidimitris
13 years ago
Fun and interactive approach to Special Relativity. 5 film clips cover the
basics with links for further explanation.

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Utilises flash animations with embedded video clips and 3D animations.
Used in course? Yes