UColorado: Interactive orbit simulator

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UColorado: Interactive orbit simulator

Post by RJN » Fri Feb 26, 2010 3:54 pm

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Re: UColorado: Interactive orbit simulator

Post by Chris Peterson » Fri Feb 26, 2010 4:59 pm

RJN wrote:http://phet.colorado.edu/sims/my-solar- ... em_en.html
(By way of metafilter.com link)
I use a number of the PHET physics simulations with middle school science students. These are all very good (and most have attached curriculum materials if you're an educator). I highly recommend them to anybody interested in physics- a great way to do real experiments without needing a well equipped lab.

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