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The Particle Adventure introduces, through an interactive adventure tour, the theory of fundamental particles and forces. It also looks at why physicists want to go beyond the Standard Model theory. In...  (Multiple Agencies)
MicroWorlds looks at materials sciences research at Berkeley Lab's Advanced Light Source (ALS). ALS, a facility that produces light one billion times brighter than the sun, offers opportunities...  (Department of Energy)
Searching for the Building Blocks of Matter looks at Fermilab's search for the smallest building blocks of matter. It also describes the accelerator and detectors needed for the discovery of these building blocks (quarks...  (Multiple Agencies)
Molecular Workbench offers tools for visualizing and computing the motion of atoms and molecules. See simulations of diffusion, dissolution, distillation, chemical reactions, chain reactions...  (The Concord Consortium, supported by National Science Foundation)
Origins lets us look over the shoulders of scientists and glimpse the often-unseen moments of investigation. Take "virtual field trips" to eight observatories -- Arecibo, where...  (National Science Foundation)
CERN, the World's Largest Particle Accelerator features scientists and machines that explore the universe's tiniest particles. Follow a proton through the accelerator. Meet scientists at CERN. Hear why...  (National Science Foundation)
Cosmology 101 is a primer on scientific efforts to understand the origin, evolution, and fate of the universe. Among the questions it explores: What types of matter and energy fill the universe...  (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
Solar System Exploration features lesson plans on electro-magnetism, energy, exploration, gravity, pioneers, landforms, life, light, math ratios, matter, measurement, modeling, origin, planet surfaces, rocks...  (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
Molecular Logic Database provides 130 model-based activities for learning about interactions of atoms and molecules, and rule-based genetics. Topics include atomic-molecular structures and dynamics, states of...  (Concord Consortium, supported by National Science Foundation)
Physical Sciences presents more than 200 activities, visualizations, and lessons on electricity and magnetism, energy, heat and thermodynamics, interactions of matter, light and optics, measurement...  (Exploratorium, supported by National Science Foundation)
Matter provides video lesson, video clips, and interactive resources for learning about air, atoms, atomic basis of the properties of matter, atomic nucleus, chemical change, chemical...  (Teachers' Domain, supported by Multiple Agencies)
Science of Spectroscopy features a wiki-based effort to tell the story of spectroscopy -- the use of light to study matter. Find answers to questions about the basic theory of light, energy, and the...  (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
Astro-Venture provides interactive tutorials on biology, geology, astronomy, and atmospheric sciences. Biology topics include ecosystems, energy, producers and consumers, and the cycle of matter...  (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
QuarkNet is the website for a professional development program in which teachers work on particle physics experiments over the summer and join a cadre of scientists and teachers introducing...  (Multiple Agencies)
NASA Quest is dedicated to bringing space science and NASA people to the classroom. Students learn about NASA's space and aerospace teams, the solar system, and the physical processes of...  (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
Fermilab Resources for Students offers materials for learning about particle physics and the pursuit of questions such as "What is the smallest piece of matter? How did the universe begin?" It includes streamed...  (Department of Energy)
The Interactive Plasma Physics Education Experience provides interactive pages for students and educators on matter, electricity, magnetism, energy, and fusion. It features a virtual fusion reactor application and encourages analysis of...  (Department of Energy)
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