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Title: Physics is Fun

Abstract

This document is a potential resource for teachers and outlines a series of activities and experiments that introduce concepts in physics and astronomy, to students grades 1-6.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1356113
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-23555
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS; Astronomy and Astrophysics

Citation Formats

Lloyd-Ronning, Nicole Marie. Physics is Fun. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1356113.
Lloyd-Ronning, Nicole Marie. Physics is Fun. United States. doi:10.2172/1356113.
Lloyd-Ronning, Nicole Marie. Mon . "Physics is Fun". United States. doi:10.2172/1356113. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1356113.
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doi = {10.2172/1356113},
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place = {United States},
year = {Mon May 01 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
month = {Mon May 01 00:00:00 EDT 2017}
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