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The OpenScience Laboratory
An initiative of The Open University and The Wolfson Foundation
This online laboratory brings interactive practical science to students anywhere and anytime the internet is available. The laboratory features investigations based on on-screen instruments, remote access experiments and virtual scenarios using real data. Several activities are available to all, while others are available only to registered users.
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All experiments (filtered; page 1 of 5)
- Subject Env Bio Earth
Sample virtual transects to gather data on species of heather.
- Subject Bio
A collection of slides covering animal and plant tissues in the school curriculum.
- Subject Env Bio
An investigation into why greater horseshoe bats are so rare in Britain today.
- Subject Gen Bio Earth Env
Remote access to microscope loaded with demonstration slides: rock thin-section, beetle, plant stem (x2) and fruit fly's wing.
- Subject Maths Bio
Determine if two sets of data are significantly different from each other.
- Subject Env Earth
Learn how to interpret maps and how to use a compass.
- Subject Gen
Import your own data to create graphs.
- Subject Astro
Catch-up recordings of live interactive broadcasts
- Subject Bio Chem
Real time PCR, human CYP2D6 gene variants, gene copy number, controls, population analysis.