New Zealand Top Sites for Physics

    The Physics Classroom

    The Physics Classroom serves students, teachers and classrooms with easy-to-understand and ready-to-use lessons, interactive activities, and engaging curriculum.

    Max Planck Society

    Provides information on the society, the Institutes, research, documentation and multimedia. German and English.


    European Laboratory for Particle Physics. Includes an introduction of the laboratory, information on experiments being conducted, publication archives, photos and press releases.

    The Institute of Physics

    The site for physics and physicists, including information on Institute membership and activities, online news, books, magazines and journals.

    Einstein Online

    Information about Einstein's theories of special and general relativity and their applications; site is hosted by the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics. Includes a simple introduction, a collection of articles ("Spotlights on relativity"), an

    Mastering Physics Solutions

    Help and solutions to Mastering Physics problems. Helpful physics problems and examples.

    Physics Central

    Find out how physics is part of your world. We answer your questions on how things work and keep you informed with daily updates on physics in the news. We describe the latest research and the people who are doing it and show you physics in action.

    Sean Carroll

    Sean Carroll,physicist, California Institute of Technology.

    Searchable database of physics resources from the Institute of Physics which matches a person's question, age and knowledge profile to handpicked sites. Also includes the Physics Life animation.


    Physics news, jobs, equipment buyer's guide, and events.

    Conceptual Physics - Home

    WELCOME TO CONCEPTUALPHYSICS.COM Physics is all around you … it’s in the sights you see, the sounds you hear, the things you feel, and even in your sense of taste. This website is meant to...

    Real World Physics Problems And Solutions

    Physics problems and solutions for real world applications, covering a wide range of topics from classical mechanics, such as the physics of sports, amusement parks, and battle machines.


    The Centre for Quantum Technologies in Singapore brings together quantum physicists and computer scientists to explore the quantum nature of reality and the fundamental limits of information processing. Established in December 2007 as the city-state’s f


    The Intuitor Page: information and unique products for the new culture of creative learning and continuous improvement.

    Physics for Idiots

    Provides simple explanations for a number of physics, space and maths concepts, trying to break them down into stuff that actually makes sense.

    Die Seite bietet einige Applets und Mac-Programme zur Berechnung einfacher physikalischen und astronomischen Phänomenen.

    FQXi: Foundational Questions in Physics & Cosmology

    FQXi catalyzes, supports, and disseminates research on questions at the foundations of physics and cosmology, particularly new frontiers and innovative ideas integral to a deep understanding of reality, but unlikely to be supported by conventional funding

    Lara Coltelli, tel: +39 050 752511 [ [email protected] ] opening hours 9-13 and 15-18, Monday to Friday Secretariat service: the Scientific Secretariat, tel +39 050 752325 [ [email protected] ] opening hours 9-13 and 15-18, Monday to Friday

    Welt der Physik - Ein allgemeinverständliches Physik-Portal

    Die Seite wendet sich einerseits an den Physiker-Nachwuchs und dessen Lehrkräfte. Andererseits haben der wissenschaftlich interessierte Bürger und Vertreter der Medien Gelegenheit, sich in allgemein verständlicher Form Einblick in die Physik zu verscha

    The Art of Computational Science

    An online `socratic book' pedagogically describing the building of a N-body simulation code for stellar systems. Software (in Ruby) is included.

    Leifi Physikportal

    Es werden Aufgaben, Tests, Versuche, Materialien und Lesestoff, die den Physikunterricht ergänzen und erweitern, für die Jahrgangsstufe 5 bis 13 bereitgestellt.

    Kaku, Michio

    Professor of theoretical physics, best selling author and populizer of science.