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An Exploratorium Learning Studio Resource Guide

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Current News Sources

Official Agency Pages


Periodicals / Magazines / Journals

Publication Directories



Image Sources



Materials in the Learning Studio

Schools and Degree Programs

Other Useful and Interesting Sites

Current News Sources:
Sites devoted to news on the topic of this page.

NSF News related to Math/Physical Sciences

Official Agency Pages:

United States:

National Science Foundation Math, Physical Sciences

NSF: MPS Division of Physics



Acoustical Society of America

American Association of Physicists in Medicine

American Association of Physics Teachers

American Institute of Physics

American Physical Society

AVS Science & Technology Society

Optical Society of America

Sigma Pi Sigma: The National Physics Honor Society

Society of Physics Students

The Society of Rheology

Periodicals / Magazines / Journals:


Online Journal Publishing Service American Institute of Physics

Publication Directories:

Acoustical Society of America - Publications

Michael Berry's Papers

Databases: An Index of Optics & Photonics Tutorials, References, and Resources

Quaero A General Interface to DOslash; Data


Hands-On-Physics Advanced Mechanics Concepts: GLOSSARY

Particle Adventure Glossary

Physics Dictionary

Image Sources:

Acoustics and Vibration Animations


Explain Physics in Toys

Materials in the Learning Studio:
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Other Useful and Interesting Sites::

Fusion Power - UKAEA Fusion at Culham

GCSE Bitesize Revision - Physics at the BBC

LBNL Isotopes Project - LUNDS Universitet Nuclear Data Dissemination Home Page

Official String Theory Web Site

Physics 2000

The Physics of Sandcastles

Quantum Physics Online

The Ultimate Neutrino Page

Visual Quantum Mechanics

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