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Astronomers have, for the first time, spotted a planet that is considered to be in the "Goldilocks zone," meaning that... see more

This site describes soft gamma repeaters. The author, Robert C. Duncan of the University of Texas at Austin, explains how... see more

This course covers the fundamentals of astrodynamics, focusing on the two-body orbital initial-value and boundary-value... see more

The Two Micron All Sky Survey at IPAC website provides an image gallery of the solar system's objects, Jupiter's moons, H... see more

Many students believe science is limited to learning vocabulary terms, labeling pictures, and memorizing facts. Science... see more

The material depicts about the pattern of every universal matter which incorporates crystal structures, along with that... see more

Many students equate science to learning vocabulary terms, labeling pictures, and memorizing facts. Science by nature is... see more

This class is an introduction to classical mechanics for students who are comfortable with calculus. The main topics are:... see more

Study of physical effects in the vicinity of a black hole as a basis for understanding general relativity, astrophysics,... see more

Introduction to Astronomy provides a quantitative introduction to the physics of the solar system, stars, the... see more

This course provides a graduate-level introduction to stellar astrophysics. It covers a variety of topics, ranging from... see more

This is the second course in a two-semester sequence on astrophysics. Topics include galactic dynamics, groups and... see more

This resource is an annotated guide to where free lab manuals and exercises for introductory astronomy courses are... see more

Although few weather phenomena have the ability to affect weather on a global scale, the jet streams are one such... see more

The purpose of this website is to make a collection of web acessable original documents, reviews, and online links to... see more

This image gallery showcases more than 100 meteorwrongs (objects misidentified as meteorites). There are explanations of... see more

This website is part of National Geographics Xpeditions Hall and includes lesson plans and activities related to the... see more

This case study uses the example of Pluto: how do we determine what a planet is? The lesson compares orbital parameters... see more

Created by Paul Falstad, this page compares the distance/magnitude/size of various objects or constants. This includes... see more

Scientists have been looking for extra-solar planets for decades, but only recently, with better equipment and improved... see more

This website, created by Lindsay Marie Bartolone at Princeton University, gives astronomy teachers labs and activities... see more

This 5-minute animation portrays fluctuations in the cryosphere through observations collected from a variety of... see more

This virtual tour utilizes the geographic interactive software Google Earth to explain the scientific, engineering, and... see more