Physics Colon GCSE/Standard Grade
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iPhone Seismography

This video is part of a resource on Seismic Waves. It shows how vibrations along the three different axes (x,y,z) can be represented graphically using a Seismographer. I used an iPhone with the iSeismo Application and it worked very well. The iPhone is blue tacked on a platform with springs, ideal to simulate vertical and horizontal movements. This resource asks open questions to the audience to encourage thinking and it could be used at the begging of a lesson on Seismic Waves and then revisited at the end to check the pupils' progress! Students can use it as a revision tool as well!
Added: Nov 08, 2010 by asober
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ivins: well done, very inspired
Iceman: Gee, nice music...reminds me of boogie nights
bronco: Wow what a great use of the i phone, never would have thought of that any more ideas?
arbsnorman: hello, what a great video...
Fran: Very interesting and a clear way to show S and P waves
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