Physical Science

Elements  I Hybrid CarsUV Rays/Sun Safety]

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Alternative Energy -- Click here for links

 
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Elements

Chemicool
http://www.chemicool.com/

Chemical Elements http://www.chemicalelements.com/

Periodic Table http://periodic.lanl.gov/default.htm

Periodic Table http://www.ptable.com/

WebElements  http://www.webelements.com/

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Hybrid Cars

Department of Energy Hybrid Cars  vehiclesandfuels

Good information to decide whether a hybrid car will save you money in the long run.
http://www.bankrate.com/brm/news/auto/20040719a1can.asp

Honda Automobiles  http://www.hondacars.com/models/model_overview.asp?ModelName=Insight

How Stuff Works good basic information regarding hybrid cars  http://www.howstuffworks.com/hybrid-car.htm

Hybrid Car Information  www.greenhybrid.com

Popular Science : Power Struggle

Science News Electric Cars fueled by Gasoline? 
http://www.phschool.com/science/science_news/articles/electric_cars_gasoline.html

Toyota Prius  
http://www.toyota.com/prius/

PhysOrg http://www.physorg.com/news10031.html

Unted States Department of Energy http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/hybrid_sbs_cars.shtml

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Newton's Laws

How things Fly  http://www.nasm.si.edu/exhibitions/gal109/gal109.html

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UV Rays -- Sun Safety and the Electromagnetic Spectrum

Characteristics of Electro-Magnetic Waves    http://www.school-for-champions.com/science/emwaves.htm
General information on Electro-Magnetic Waves from School-for-champions, a non-profit educational site.

Discover Light's Mysteries http://cse.ssl.berkeley.edu/light/light_tour.html
Interactive site from the Center for Science Education at UC Berkeley Space Science Laboratory

How far does light penetrate into the body?   http://science.howstuffworks.com/question19.htm   
Good  graphices of skin and effects of UV light.


How Sunburns and Sun Tans Work  http://howstuffworks.com/sunscreen.htm
Includes links to tanning, sunburn, and sunscreens (at bottom of site) from How Stuff Works.

Sunwise     http://www.epa.gov/sunwise/   
Environmental Protection Agency source for UV measurements around the country. Also contains other links.

UV Radiation 
http://www.nas.nasa.gov/About/Education/Ozone/radiation.html    
Health effects of UV light from a division of  NASA. 

What are Electromagnetic Waves  
 
Explanation of the electromagnetic Spectrum from NASA

http://www.epa.gov/sunwise/doc/sunuvu.pdf

 

 



updated 5/2012