Open Educational Resources


Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

Physics (F300): The study of the properties of matter and energy and the relationships between them, making extensive use of mathematical techniques and models. May include mechanics, optics, electricity, magnetism and acoustics. May also include atomic, nuclear, particle and solid state studies.

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Link An Introduction to the Science of Climate and Climate Change

This free short course has been designed to give you an introduction to climate science and modelling, and how to go about interpreting the...

Climate change, Climate, Climate modelling view
Link Build a solar system

This site enables students to make a scale model of the Solar System and learn the REAL definition of "space."

Link Chromoscope

Chromoscope lets you view the universe in different wavelengths.

Link Galaxy Zoo

Interactive project that allows the user to participate in a large-scale project of galaxy research: classifying millions of galaxies...

Link Highwire

A selection of online journals, accross all academic disciplines.

open journals view
Link International Astronomical Union

Website of the International Astronomical Union, with much useful information on astronomy.

Link Intute: Physical sciences

Intute: Physical sciences provides free access to high quality resources on the Internet. Each resource has been evaluated and categorised by...

Link Mandmap: Spatial Discovery

The Landmap Service provides UK academia with a high quality spatial data download service which is enhanced and supported by a range of...

geomatics view
Link NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED)

NED is built around a master list of extragalactic objects for which cross-identifications of names have been established, accurate...

Link National Physical Laboratory

NPL is the UK’s National Measurement Institute, and a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement...

Measurement view
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