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  1. Row Your Boat - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    Although a rowing shell with eight rowers is much larger than one with a single rower, all shells have roughly the same proportions (at least for the surface area over which the shell makes contact with water). Data from 2000-meter world and Olympic championship ...more>>

  2. Scales of Measurement - Niel Brandt
    An extensive list of physical and mathematical events and objects in ascending values and orders of magnitude. ...more>>

  3. Science and More - PublicLiterature.org
    This site has a section on applied mathematics educational resources. Topics include projectile motion, differential equation solving, collisions, unit conversion, and prime number generation. Most software is open source. ...more>>

  4. Scientific American
    The online version of the technology magazine, with interlinked articles, interviews with scientists, Ask the Experts, and Explorations, guided tours across the Web of recent technological developments. An archive of past articles is included. ...more>>

  5. Shedding Light on the Subject: Function Models of Light Decay (i-Math Investigations) - Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation in which students develop and analyze exponential models for the behavior of light passing through water. Accompanying video clips show the i-Math in action in real classrooms. ...more>>

  6. Sketchpad 3.0 Gallery - Finzer, Jackiw; Key Curriculum Press & The Math Forum
    A collection of sketches and scripts that show off new features of version 3 of the Geometer's Sketchpad in categories: Arcs and Architecture; Algebra and Beyond; Physics; Statistics; Curves; and Poincare Disk. ...more>>

  7. Snowflakes - Kenneth G. Libbrecht
    "Your online guide to snowflakes, snow crystals, and other ice phenomena." Snow activities include instructions for using everday objects and dry ice to make your own snowflakes; for using glue to make plastic snowflake replicas ("snowflake fossils") ...more>>

  8. Solomon Papers - Sorin Solomon
    Links to papers on microscopic representation of stock markets, and some papers on clusters and multiscale, artificial creativity and novelty emergence, Vision, psychophysics, and cognitive development, Sand piles, and Lattice QCD. ...more>>

  9. Solutions to Heinemann AS/A Level text books - George Ierotheou
    To provide ample examples of how to apply the key methods and techniques used at AS/A level. ...more>>

  10. Southeast Applied Analysis Center (SAAC) - School of Mathematics, Georgia Tech
    A centralized location to coordinate activities in applied analysis in the Southeastern United States, fostering academic research, applied mathematical research in industrial settings, and educational innovations. The present departmental strengths ...more>>

  11. Special Functions in Wolfram|Alpha - Michael Trott
    Special functions describe a large number of phenomena in mathematical physics and other disciplines. Michael Trott posts here about Wolfram|Alpha's treatment of these functions. In particular, there are some with two forms: a simpler version that makes ...more>>

  12. Sports Engineering Research Group - Matt Carré, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Sheffield (UK)
    Research projects, equipment development, teaching and education in pursuit of fundamental questions about impact, friction, the aerodynamics of game balls, sports surfaces such as the traction of cleats and other footwear, and more. See, in particular, ...more>>

  13. Statistics lessons using data on the Internet - Mathematics Department, University of Wisconsin-La Crossse
    Lesson plans for mathematics, science, and social studies secondary school teachers, which apply statistical analysis to data obtained from the Internet. ...more>>

  14. Statistics To Use - Thomas W. Kirkman; College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University
    A tutorial on: Mean, Standard Deviation; Student's t-Tests; chi-square distribution test; contingency tables; Fisher Exact Test; ANOVA: ANalysis Of VAriance between groups; Ordinary Least Squares; Ordinary Least Squares with Plot option; Beyond Ordinary ...more>>

  15. Staying in Step - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    Christiaan Huygens noticed that the pendulums of the two suspended clocks, hanging side by side from a common support, were swinging together. When one pendulum swung to the left, the other went to the right. The pendulums remained precisely in opposite ...more>>

  16. Student Activities from Jefferson Lab's BEAMS Program - Steve Gagnon
    Middle school science and math activities from Jefferson Lab. Each activity includes a teacher overview, student and teacher materials which may be viewed online or downloaded in PDF format, and a list of the relevant Virginia State Standards of Learning. ...more>>

  17. System Dynamics - Maryland Virtual High School at Montgomery Blair High School
    Understanding how complex systems change over time: internal feedback loops within the structure of the system influence the entire system behavior. Tools and resources including connections to other system dynamics/operations research projects; and links ...more>>

  18. Table-Top Earthquakes - John C. Lahr
    A demonstration of seismology for middle-school teachers and students that can be used to augment lessons in earth science (faulting, elastic rebound, plate motions), physics (forms of energy, elasticity, friction, magnetism, waves), math (graphing, logarithms, ...more>>

  19. Team America Rocketry Challenge - the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) and the National Association of Rocketry (NAR)
    Want to design, build, and fly model rockets? The first of these rocket contests was advertised as a one-off celebration of the 2002 Centennial of Flight; but the enthusiasm about the event was so great that its sponsors, the AIA and the NAR, were asked ...more>>

  20. Theory and Applications of Categories (TAC) - Robert Rosebrugh, Ed.; Mount Allison University
    The all-electronic, refereed journal on Category Theory, categorical methods and their applications in the mathematical sciences. The scope of the journal includes: all areas of pure category theory, including higher dimensional categories; applications ...more>>

  21. TI-83 / TI-84 Games and Programs - Bill Paetzke
    Bill Paetzke offers TI-83/TI-84 Plus programs to help students and teachers be more efficient in using their calculators. The programs are organized under these categories: Algebra, Finance, Geometry, Physics, Programs, Statistics, Trigonometry, and Tutorials. ...more>>

  22. TotiPM - Jordi Lagares Roset, Prof. of Mathematics, Girona
    Una página basicamente en Catalán, pero con referencias también en castellano e inglés. Páginas didácticas, problemas, software. A page primarily in Catalan but with Spanish and English language references. Lessons, ...more>>

  23. The Treb Challenge - GlobalSpec, Inc.
    Custom build a trebuchet for three challenges: distance, accuracy, and power. Between launches, continue modifying the catapult-like seige engine's projectile weight, launch angle, gravity, wind, counterweight mass and height. After each challenge, the ...more>>

  24. Trigonometric Functions - Larry Gladney, Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Pennsylvania
    From the Interactive Textbook of PFP 96. A review of the trigonometric functions, sine, cosine, and tangent, as the most frequently used functions seen in introductory physics. ...more>>

  25. Turn of the Screw - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    Mathematician Chris Rorres of Drexel University in Philadelphia has taken a close look at Vitruvius's specifications for constructing an Archimedes screw... Recent years have seen a revival of interest in the Archimedes screw, particularly for its proven, ...more>>

  26. Unfair Dice - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    Dice represent an intriguing example of the interplay between randomness, chance, and physical law. The simplest mathematical model of a standard die is based on the assumption that the die is a perfect cube. A cube has six faces, and each face has an ...more>>

  27. Vasiliu Lucilius Homepage - Vasiliu Lucilius
    Lucilius offers books of his research work in mathematics and mathematical physics. ...more>>

  28. Videodiscovery
    A publisher and distributor of innovative multimedia products for educators and families. Laserdiscs and CD-ROMs for the K-12 and college market. Product offerings now include laserdiscs with accompanying software, as well as CD-ROMs for both the school ...more>>

  29. Videos for the Curious Mind - TMW Media Group
    A catalog of educational videos, with teacher guides, to supplement classroom, home, or independent study. Tapes include Algebra Tutor, Geography, Understanding Science, the Tell Me Why Children's Video Encyclopedia series based on the books by Arkady ...more>>

  30. The Virtual Mathematics Center - Martindale's Graduate & Undergraduate Center
    Preprints and online journals from a wide variety of math and science organizations; Online math dictionaries and encylopedias; mathematics courses, tutorials and databases; courses by subject; related mathematics information and databases. ...more>>

  31. Virtual Nerd - Virtual Nerd, LLC
    This online tutorial service for secondary math and science students supplements its video instruction with the interactive Dynamic Whiteboard™, which takes notes for you during lessons, and lets you find definitions of terms mid-stream and write ...more>>

  32. Virtual Trips to Black Holes and Neutron Stars - Robert Nemiroff
    A published paper understandable to undergraduates: "Visual Distortions Near a Black Hole and Neutron Star," Nemiroff, R. J. 1993, American Journal of Physics, 61, 619. Gravitational Principles and Mathematics; General Description of Visual Distortion ...more>>

  33. Vladimir Trifonov's Research Page - Vladimir Trifonov
    The site includes papers "Natural geometry of nonzero quaternions" (International Journal of Theoretical Physics 46 (2) (2007) 251-257) and “GR-friendly description of quantum systems” (IJTP, DOI 10.1007/s10773-007-9474-3). ...more>>

  34. WebMath: Instant Solutions to Math Problems
    Instant solutions to math problems: look over the various links on the home page until you find a topic that seems to describe the math problem you're working on. Select a link then another and you will be presented with a blank form into which you can ...more>>

  35. WebPisces - Gallery of Interactive Geometry, Geometry Center
    A Web-based interface to the Pisces program that allows you to compute implicitly defined curves in the plane. Choose from several pre-defined functions and modify their parameters and domains. Pisces is a Platform for Implicit Surfaces and Curves and ...more>>

  36. What is Math? - Field Cady
    Blog of "mini-essays about the history and nature of math, and how it fits into the spectrum of human activity," by an applied mathematician and algorithm developer who specializes in statistics and "big data" analytics and statistical modeling. Posts, ...more>>

  37. The Why Files - University of Wisconsin
    An electronic exploration of the issues of science, math, and technology that lurk behind the headlines of the day, presenting those topics in a clear, entertaining and accessible manner. Provides a bimonthly feature on the science of everyday life, archived ...more>>

  38. Women of NASA - Tish Krieg, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    The Women of NASA resource was developed to encourage more young women to pursue careers in math, science, and technology. The project showcases outstanding women who are enjoying successful careers, and demonstrates how these women balance personal and ...more>>

  39. Women's Adventures in Science - National Academy of Sciences
    This project of the National Academy of Sciences showcases contemporary women in science, and highlights for young people the varied careers of some of today's most prominent scientists. The site draws from and accompanies Women's Adventures in Science, ...more>>

  40. The Work of Robert Langlands - Mathematics Dept., University of British Columbia, Canada
    A selection from Langlands' professional correspondence, previously unpublished work, and published work now out of print. Thesis, papers, manuscripts, letters, and bibliography. ...more>>

  41. World Year of Physics 2005
    The World Year of Physics 2005 is a United Nations endorsed, international celebration of physics. Events throughout the year highlighted the vitality of physics and its importance in the coming millennium, and commemorated the pioneering contributions ...more>>

  42. Wright Flyer Teachers' Lounge - National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    Lesson plans include Wind Tunnel Data (lift and drag); Know all the Angles (does pitch affect lift?); Watch Your Altitude (the three axes of rotation and the movements of roll, pitch, and yaw); Getting the Wright Pitch; and Up, Up and Away (compare the ...more>>

  43. Zona Land: Education in Physics and Mathematics - Edward A. Zobel
    Text, Java, and VRML worlds demonstrating mathematical concepts in graphs, functions (including linear and polynomial), geometry, and trigonometry, as well as physics lessons on a similar model. ...more>>

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