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Astronomy Activities for Teachers on the Web

An annotated list of some of the best hands-on activities for teaching astronomy that are available without charge on the... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Jul 26, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 16, 2014
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Science Fiction Stories with Good Astronomy & Physics: A Topical Index

This is an annotated topical index to sciencefiction stories and novels that use good astronomy and is part of the education... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Mar 06, 2005 Date Modified: Jun 14, 2014
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Astronomy of Many Cultures

This annotated listing includes over 90 books, articles, and websites that deal with the astronomy of diverse cultures around... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Dec 16, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 27, 2013
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Astronomical Pseudoscience: A Resource Guide

This annotated guide lists over 200 skeptical resources about astrology, UFO's, moon hoaxes, faces on the planets, crop... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Dec 16, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 26, 2010
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Image Repositories on the Web for Teaching Astronomy

This guide lists and reviews 61 web sites with catalogs of astronomical images that are useful for both formal and informal... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Jul 26, 2008 Date Modified: Dec 26, 2010
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Web Sites for College Astronomy Instructors

This is an annotated guide to web sites forteaching Astronomy 101 at the college or advancedhigh-school level located on the... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Mar 06, 2005 Date Modified: Dec 26, 2010
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An Astronomer Looks at Astrology

Resources for Skeptical Inquiry into Astrology In light of the recent media interest into problems with astrology and the... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Jan 30, 2011 Date Modified: May 13, 2014
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How Fast Are You Moving When You Are Sitting Still

This issue of the "Universe in the Classroom" newsletter from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific explores the various... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Dec 27, 2010 Date Modified: Dec 27, 2010
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Resource Guide for Teaching about Exoplanets

A new annotated guide to written, web, and audio-visual resources for teaching about planets orbiting other stars is now... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Jul 24, 2013 Date Modified: Jul 24, 2013
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Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture Podcasts

The talks include: * Frank Drake discussing his modern view of the Drake Equation, * Michael Brown explaining how his... see more
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Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Oct 08, 2009 Date Modified: Apr 12, 2013
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