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This list is a work in progress. We are using it to build a library of (mis)information and categorize the location of... see more

This site, created by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), talks about geospace which they define as... see more

In this activity and game, learners will train to improve balance and spatial awareness by performing throwing and... see more

This NASA website provides a summary of past, current and future NASA missions to explore Mars, and links to the... see more

Part of MIT's innovative OpenCourseWare Project that provides materials from MIT classes to the public on the web, the... see more

In this activity (on page 1 of the PDF), learners make a "mini-globe" to investigate the causes of day and night on our... see more

This video was recorded at NIPS Workshops, Sierra Nevada 2011. Population data suggest that there is a steady decline in... see more

In this two-part activity, learners explore the Earth and Sun's positions in relation to the constellations of the... see more

Black holes are some of the strangest objects in the universe. While the physics of these objects is not understood, and... see more

This NOVA television broadcast discusses black holes and presents new research indicating that a supermassive black hole... see more

This web application, developed mainly for elementary school students, shows the phases of the Moon for each day of a... see more

Really cool animated page showing the movement of the moon around the earth from various angles.

In this activity, learners act as the Earth and observe how different angles between the Sun, Earth, and Moon affect the... see more

Discussion of the most recently discovered planets in distant solar systems. Plots included.

This web page, authored and curated by David P. Stern, describes motion of an object traveling in a circle. The need for... see more

This lesson plan, authored and curated by David P. Stern, provides an approach to teaching circular motion. It covers... see more

This interactive resource portrays what might happen to world coastlines if entire sections of the Antarctic Ice Sheet... see more

In this activity, groups of four learners must complete a set of four manual tasks. The restrictions are that they must... see more

Interesting site that is packed with some information and LOTS of pictures.

This is a lesson about the nature of a scientific question. Learners will construct a valid scientific question that can... see more

This is a set of three, one-page problems about mass and power of spacecraft. Learners will use multi-step equations to... see more

Visitors can read and view imagery that explains how additional information can be revealed about celestial objects when... see more

This site from NASA's Infrared Astrophysics Data Center explains how the universe can be observed using the entire... see more