General physics information
- The educational site of the institute of physics containing a wealth of information, news and links www.physics.org/
- www.iop.org The site of The Institute of Physics with a wealth of information, hot topics and many other links. This includes a comprehensive explanation of
- why you might wish to study A level physics.
- NASA Is (as you may have guessed) the site for The American Space Agency and has a fantastic collection of images, explanations and video on all things astronomical.
- A site of The American Physical Society. A large site of images, video and explanations on a wide range of physics topics and news suitable for school students. Physics central.
- The American Physical Society. The main site of the society for advanced research and development topics.
- www.rapidtables.com The site is all about electronics and electric circuits. A good reference resource.
- Physics for Kids: Simple Machines in Automobiles is a single page on a auto part vendor site but the strength is that it has many links to good illustrated explanations of how simple machines work. Be aware that one or two of the links are now defunct.
Physics links for Educational sites with notes and explanations
Examination specifications and past papers
The following are the examination board physics links, specifically for Advanced level or Higher level papers.
All students (and all teachers of course) should have a copy of the syllabus close at hand, particularly during revision.