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Cosmology Web sites

 

            MicroObservatory: http://mo-www.harvard.edu

            Sloan Digital Sky Survey: http://cas.sdss.org/dr3/en/

            Simulations: http://www.mhhe.com/physsci/astronomy/applets/Cosmo/frame.html:

Ned Wright’s Notes: http://www.astro.ucla.edu/~wright/cosmolog.htm

Nick Strobel’s Notes http://www.hallym.ac.kr/~physics/education/stellar/strobel/cosmology.notes/cosmology.notes.html

Galactic Communication applet: http://stem.colorado.edu/applets/

CfA Universe forum: http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/seuforum/

Tour of the Universe: http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/seuforum/opis_tour_earth.htm

Wright Center for Science Education Cosmic Evolution http://www.tufts.edu/as/wright_center/cosmic_evolution/

            Cosmos in a Computer: http://archive.ncsa.uiuc.edu/Cyberia/Cosmos/CosmosCompHome.html

            Chandra Games: http://www.chandra.harvard.edu/edu/games.html

            Tour of the MIlky Way : http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/misc/special_features.html

            Cosmology Overview: http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/m_uni.html

 

 
Particle Physics Web Sites:
 

1) What is Fundamental? http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/startstandard.html

2) How Do We Know Any of This? http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/exp_start.html

3) Accelerators: http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/accel.html

4) Forces: http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/4interactions.html

5) Detectors http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/modern_detect.html

6) Particle Summary: http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/other/proj_sum.html

7) Particle History: http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/other/history/index.html

8) Quarks and Leptons: http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/quarks_leptons.html

9) How Do We Detect What is Happening? http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/frameless/detect_world.html

10) The Quark Adventure, good for review http://pdg.lbl.gov/~xcegroom/quark/english/index.html

11) EPP Lectures, a great overview http://hepwww.ph.qmw.ac.uk/epp/lectures.shtml

12) FermiLab Games http://www-ed.fnal.gov/projects/labyrinth/games/

            Law and Order (ideas, rules)

                        Baryon bonanza

                        Particle families

                        Nature’s scales

                        Four forces

            Warp Speed (accelerators)

                        Push the particle

                        Race for energy

            Ghost Buster (detectors)

                        Particle counter

                        Particle trapper

                        Detector detail

            Code Cracker (methods)

                        Particle graffiti

                        Particle pool

                        Particle pinball

 

 

           

 

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