You are here:

Physics Education

November 2009 Volume 44, Number 6

Search this issue

Table of Contents

Number of articles: 2

  1. Google Earth Physics

    C E. Aguiar & A R. Souza

    Google Earth photographs often show ships and their wakes in great detail. We discuss how the images can be used to calculate the velocity of these ships. (Contains 4 figures.) More

    pp. 624-626

    View Abstract
  2. Bringing Science Research into Secondary Schools

    Dan A. Allwood, Julian Dean, Matthew T. Bryan & Alan Baker

    Finite element modelling software has been used to allow secondary school students to study nanoscale magnetic materials for hard drive recording applications. The students were introduced to the... More

    pp. 627-632

    View Abstract