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Parallax 
  
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D. Stern
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This web page outlines the math and applications of parallax. Parallax is the shift in the apparent direction to an object when it is viewed from two separated locations. It allows…
  
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u. unknown
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This website presents observations as well as the current theories about the the observable universe, superclusters, cluster of galaxies, star clusters, planetary systems, stars, and…
  
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B. Bryson
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This site consists of a series of pages, each depicting and describing an object(s) on a different order of magnitude. There are 42 pages of this in all, for 42 powers of ten,…
Astronomical Parallax 2D  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The Astronomical Parallax 2D Model illustrates the phenomenon of parallax in astronomy. Parallax is the apparent displacement of an object relative to the background that is caused…
Astronomical Parallax 3D  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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This Astronomical Parallax 3D Model illustrates the phenomenon of annual stellar parallax in astronomy. Parallax is the apparent displacement of an object relative to the background…
  
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A. Fraknoi
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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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Publisher: American Association of Variable Star Observers
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Variable Star Astronomy, formerly published as Hands-On Astrophysics, was developed for anyone interested in astronomy and in learning more about the behaviors and properties of…