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This web page provides a discussion of the different speeds with which someone on Earth is moving in the universe and how astronomers measure such speeds. It includes background…
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A series of "Powers of Ten" is sequentially displayed, beginning with a square covering 10 23 m on a side and progressing through 10 -16 m on a side. The scale and description of…
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In this exercise, students use the locations of globular clusters in the galactic halo to estimate the distance of the Sun from the center of the Milky Way.