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Earth Orbit Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The EJS Earth Orbit model illustrates the Copernican theory of Earth's orbit around the sun. The top window shows a view from outside the celestial sphere. The simulation shows the…
  
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Editor: K. Berglund; Publisher: Digitalis Education Solutions, Inc
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This web page contains lesson plans for activities and shows for use with a planetarium. Materials are available for kindergarten through 12th grade students. Topics covered include…
  
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Publisher: American Institute of Physics
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This online exhibit from the American Institute of Physics contains the history of the discovery of the first optical pulsar in the Crab Nebula. It includes both a transcription of…
  
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Publisher: California Institute of Technology
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This website provides K-12 classroom activities and educational resources on infrared astronomy. Sponsored by California Institute of Technology's Jet Propulsion Lab, this collection…
  
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N. Strobel
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These web pages give a brief history of the imporatant figures associated with shaping Astronomical thought into what it is today. It covers the work and discoveries of the ancient…
  
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N. Hetherington and P. McCray; Publisher: American Institute of Physics
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This web exhibit explores the history of cosmology, from the work of the early Greeks to modern questions of dark matter and dark energy. Both the theories and ideas about the origin…
  
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This Chandra X-ray Observatory website gives a brief history on the discovery of X-rays and how they are produced. There is also information on other forms of light. This website…
  
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This site contains three online activities and reference material: Field Guide to the Universe, Living in Space: Design a Space Station, and Expedition to the Magnetic North Pole.
  
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A. Fraknoi and M. Fuchs; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This web site includes a list of non-technical sources on the study of astronomy in various cultures. It is designed to help teachers, students, and members of the public learn more…
  
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R. O'Connell
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This online lecture and study guide presents evidence of the interest of ancient civilizations in astronomy. It first summarizes the apparent motions of the planets on the sky. Next,…
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