Category Archives: Physics
How to Wire a Plug
Simple flash app, allows you to blow up a TV. Can be saved easily.
Thanks to hooper from the TES Boards.
The Matter with Antimatter
Big thanks to Alom Shaha, the Physics teacher behind www.labreporter.com, for posting this video about antimatter. A nice explanation and some visuals from the Tony Hart school of animation make it well worth a watch. Imagine what would happen if Morph collided with Antimorph…
Why not go and have a look at the site for more clips on the big Bang and the beginning of it all.
Toronto Physics – simple flash animations
This resource by David Harrison is simple and user-friendly. Flash animations are easily saved.
Thanks to firrs from the TES Boards for posting the link.
The Theory of Everything?
Looks like the theory of etch-a-sketch*. I’m buggered if I understand it.
*or maybe Spirograph. Or that one with the colourful threads and the boards with holes in.
PhET have some good simulations on their website (Physics and Chem):
Well worth trawling through to find some good ideas (like this skate-ramp) for the SMART board.
EDIT: this site’s helpfulness rating is boosted by the ‘run offline’ button next to each sim – they actually want us to download these and use them for free. Rock on. Needs Java.