ERIC Number: EJ755316
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-May
Hands on CERN: A Well-Used Physics Education Project
Johansson, K. E.
Physics Education, v41 n3 p250-254 May 2006
The "Hands on CERN" education project makes it possible for students and teachers to get close to the forefront of scientific research. The project confronts the students with contemporary physics at its most fundamental level with the help of particle collisions from the DELPHI particle physics experiment at CERN. It now exists in 14 languages and has received a lot of international attention.
Descriptors: Scientific Research, Physics, Science and Society, Science Experiments, Science Education, Student Projects, Elementary School Science, Secondary School Science
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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