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 Env Earth
Learn how to interpret maps and how to use a compass.
- Subject Env Bio
Map and record Britain's trees using Citizen Science.
- 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.
All experiments (filtered; page 1 of 5)
- Subject Gen Bio Earth Env Mat
Remote access to microscope ready loaded with a wide variety of slides.
- Subject Bio Chem
Spectrometry, micropipette, dilutions, quantitation, quality checks, controls.
- Subject Bio Earth Env
Explore the features of a collection of hominid skulls and take measurements that will enable you to determine the evolutionary relationships between them, investigating the march of bipedalism through the fossil record.
- Subject Env Bio
Microscopic study of leaf structure relating to environment
- Subject Astro Phys
Details for Astronomy with an online telescope Badged Course users.
- Subject Earth Env
View mineral, rock and fossil specimens in high-quality images and videos.
- Subject Health Bio
Use the spirometer to investigate the impact of smoking on lung function.
- Subject Env Bio Chem
Examine the physical and chemical characteristics of soil.
- Subject Robo Eng