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How Do We Find Planets Around Other Stars?

How Do We Find Planets Around Other Stars?

This fun and simple hands-on astronomy activity describes techniques scientists use to find planets orbiting other stars. Learners will spin ��_stars��� to simulate star wobble (astrometry and radial velocity) and will explore the transit method and direct imaging of planets. The pdf contains step-by-step instructions, photos, presentation tips, and links to background information.

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