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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If you close this box, you can still see it at any time by clicking About from the main header above.

All experiments (filtered; page 1 of 4)

  • VM for Earth sciences

    Subject Earth Env

    Examine 3D specimens and microscope images of rocks, meteorites & moon rocks.

  • Light Harvesters

    Subject Env Bio

    Value the trees in your neighbourhood and see their environmental benefits using Treezilla.

  • Explore the Moon with nQuire

    Subject Earth

    Investigate samples of Moon rock with our Virtual Microscope.

  • Graph plotter

    Subject Gen

    Import your own data to create graphs.

  • PIRATE facility

    Subject Astro Phys

    Remote-access astronomical observatory.

  • Eating for energy

    Subject Env Bio

    An investigation into why greater horseshoe bats are so rare in Britain today.

  • Ecological interactions on iSpot

    Subject Env Bio

    Discover & record the ecological interactions among species.

  • Situ8: experience your world

    Subject Env Bio Earth

    Situ8 is a tool for the delivery and creation of geolocated user-generated content.

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