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Scienceblog.org is our own portal for students and teachers. It brings all our latest articles, free images, newsfeeds, downloads, multimedia resources, and weblinks relevant for the study of  21st Century Science. This site is o­ne of  number of complementary websites we have developed for science education. All developed using wonderful Open Source software!

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Demonstrations of Reflection, Refraction and Diffraction

Here are some useful interactive resources for demonstrating and investigating reflection, refraction, and diffraction

 

 

 

 

All these interactive resources require Java to be installed o­n your computer. They use Java Applets. Download Java Software

 

Reflection/Refraction Applets

http://www.phy.ntnu.edu.tw/ntnujava/viewtopic.php?t=66

http://www.lon-capa.org/~mmp/kap25/Snell/app.htm

http://www.walter-fendt.de/ph14e/refraction.htm

http://sol.sci.uop.edu/~jfalward/refraction/refraction.html

 

Diffraction Applets (Water: Ripple Tank Demonstrations)

http://projects.cbe.ab.ca/sss/science/physics/map_north/applets/waterdiffraction/waterdiffraction.html

http://www.ngsir.netfirms.com/englishhtm/Diffraction.htm

http://www.falstad.com/ripple/

Notes o­n Waves

http://library.thinkquest.org/10796/ch8/ch8.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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