This page has links to some interesting online simulations. There are medical, traffic and physics models
For example, here is a really nice traffic simulation and one for coronary circulation
Here are some simulations in anesthesia:
Wikipedia’s article about computer modeling can be over the head of high schoolers but it does give a good overview with good examples of where computer modeling is used.
trueSpace7.6 is a fully-featured 3D authoring package that will let you model, texture, light, animate and render 3D content. As well as traditional images and movies, you can also make 3D content for online shared spaces, and for Virtual Earth
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Microsoft Visual Studio Middle School Power Toy 1.0 is a software package particularly designed by Microsoft to help middle school students learn computer programming. Includes:
“teaching tool developed to help middle school students learn the basic concepts, algorithms, and implementations of popular computer sorting algorithms”
“teaching tool developed to help middle school students learn the basic concepts, algorithms, and implementations of popular data search algorithms”
A really fun and simple game to practice your binary number skills
A great graph showing how many Web sites there were as as a function of time.