Author Archives: VCE Physics

Particles and waves: The central mystery of quantum mechanics – Chad Orzel

One of the most amazing facts in physics is that everything in the universe, from light to electrons to atoms, behaves like both a particle and a wave at the same time. But how did physicists arrive at this mind-boggling … Continue reading

Posted in How are light and matter similar?, Unit 4, Videos | Leave a comment

Shattering a Wine Glass with Sound at 187,500FPS – The Slow Mo Guys

Posted in How can waves explain the behaviour of light?, How do instruments make music?, Unit 4, Videos | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sample Scientific Posters

Sample Scientific Posters  

Posted in Practical investigation, Unit 4 | Leave a comment

How to make an electric motor homemade

Posted in How are fields used to move electrical energy?, Unit 3, Videos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Magnetic Fields in Slow Motion

Posted in How are fields used to move electrical energy?, Unit 3, Videos | Tagged | Leave a comment

Lenz’s Law

Posted in How are fields used to move electrical energy?, Unit 3, Videos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Electroboom – Magic of Magnetism & Inductors

Posted in How are fields used to move electrical energy?, Unit 3, Videos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Levitating Barbecue! Electromagnetic Induction

Posted in How are fields used to move electrical energy?, Unit 3, Videos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

How DC motors and universal motors work

Posted in How are fields used to move electrical energy?, Unit 3, Videos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Minute Physics – The Muon Paradox

Posted in How fast can things go?, Unit 3 | Tagged | Leave a comment