All experiments shown.
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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- Subject Gen
Import your own data to create graphs.
- Subject Eng
Welcome to the video test for the OpenEngineering Lab. This is designed to check that your computer/tablet and network combination can successfully connect to the resources in the laboratory.
- Subject Chem
A simple demonstration of the characteristic colours produced by metallic salts in flames.
All experiments (filtered; page 1 of 5)
- Subject Phys Astro
Access to real data from which users can determine a fundamental electron property.
- Subject Astro Phys
Remote-access astronomical observatory.
- Subject Env Bio Earth
Sample virtual transects to gather data on species of heather.
- Subject Bio Health
A collection of annotated slides covering adipose tissue.
- Subject Env Bio
Value the trees in your neighbourhood and see their environmental benefits using Treezilla.
- Subject Env Bio Chem
Examine the physical and chemical characteristics of soil.
- Subject Bio
A collection of slides covering animal and plant tissues in the school curriculum.
- Subject Env Earth
Virtual Oceanographic Field Trip
- Subject Gen Bio Earth Env Mat
Remote access to microscope ready loaded with a wide variety of slides.