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PhET Interactive Simulations Alternatives

PhET Interactive Simulations is described as 'Founded in 2002 by Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman, the PhET Interactive Simulations project at the University of Colorado Boulder creates free interactive math and science simulations' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are five alternatives to PhET Interactive Simulations for Online / Web-based, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is LabsLand. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try EMANIM Online or Amanogawa.com. Other great apps like PhET Interactive Simulations are myPhysicsLab and Physics for Kids.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone

Founded in 2002 by Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman, the PhET Interactive Simulations project at the University of Colorado...

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    LabsLand

    • Online

    LabsLand lets students access real educational laboratories through the Internet. Schools, institutions and homeschoolers can use it to provide real labs and real practical and scientific education without having the physical equipment themselves.

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    Archimedes remote laboratory (for studying physics and the archimedes principle)
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    EMANIM Online

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    EMANIM is a web app displaying interactive animations of electromagnetic waves and presenting phenomena such as polarization, superposition, interference, absorption, refraction, and optical activity (linear and circular dichroism and birefringence).

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    Amanogawa.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    A wide range of applets on transmission lines, electromagnetic waves and antennas

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    myPhysicsLab

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    The myPhysicsLab website shows the simulations running and contains explanations of the math behind them.

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    Physics for Kids

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    This app brings basic Physics concepts and facts for Kids, Motion, Light, Energy, Electricity and much more. Learn the concepts with you kids in a fun way. Includes Experiments which the kids can do at home or at school to learn basic physics principles.

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    App unavailable at Google Play Store.

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