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Make a Topographic Map

Build your own mountain of clay or Play-Doh ®, then make a topo map of it. Then read about the largest structure ever to fly... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Date Added: Apr 07, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 29, 2012
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Science Fiction with Good Astronomy

An annotated, topical guide to science fiction novels and stories based on good astronomy and physics ideas. Find the best... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Andrew Fraknoi
Date Added: Feb 14, 2006 Date Modified: May 10, 2007
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At Home Astronomy

At Home Astronomy is a website that contains ten hands-on space science and astronomy activities for the entire family.... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Isabel Hawkins
Date Added: Feb 15, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2006
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Catch a Gravitational Wave, Dude!

Using surfer lingo, introduces the concept of gravitational waves. Describes their probable sources (binary star systems,... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Diane K. Fisher
Date Added: Feb 15, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2014
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Chandra: Ask an Astrophysicist

A collection of questions relevant to the science and mission of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, submitted by students and the... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Wallace Tucker
Date Added: Feb 15, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2006
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Collaborative Decision Making Activity

Grades 7 - 12 students engage in processes/activities for collaboration and communication strategies. Students compare risks... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning (McREL)
Date Added: Apr 27, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 11, 2014
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Comets: Very Eccentric Characters

Astronomical distances, even within our own solar system, are very difficult to imagine. In this activity, students create a... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Diane K. Fisher
Date Added: Feb 15, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2006
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Connecting the Sun, Earth, Sunspots, and Climate

Four interrelated lesson plans explore the dynamic nature of the Sun, magnetic fields of the Earth, magnetic characteristics... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: National Center for Atmospheric Research
Date Added: Feb 14, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2006
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Deep Impact Fact Sheet

An overview of the Deep Impact Mission is provided on a fact sheet of two pages. The science objectives, implementation and... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Apr 27, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2014
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Europa-Another Water World

'Galileo plunged into Jupiter's crushing atmosphere on Sept. 21, 2003. The spacecraft was deliberately destroyed to protect... see more
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Author: Unknown
Date Added: Apr 27, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2014
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