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The International Space Station is a large, inhabited Earth satellite that more than 15 nations are building in space.... see more

Mars is the fourth planet from the sun. The planet is one of Earth's "next-door neighbors" in space. Earth is the third... see more

A meteor is a bright streak of light that appears briefly in the sky. Observers often call meteors shooting stars or... see more

Ozone (OH zohn) is a gas that is present in small amounts in Earth's atmosphere. In the troposphere (the lowest level of... see more

A robot is a mechanical device that operates automatically. Robots can perform a variety of tasks. They are especially... see more

A rocket is a type of engine that pushes itself forward or upward by producing thrust. Unlike a jet engine, which draws... see more

'Since the beginning of civilization, people have wondered if we are alone in the universe or whether there is... see more

Site contains links for SmartBoard interactive lessons.

This is a collection of activities that can be used with a Smartboard or 3M Interactive Whiteboard.

A solar system is a group of heavenly bodies consisting of a star and the planets and other objects orbiting around it.... see more

'Since the dawn of civilization, man was limited by his vision and imagination about his understanding of the universe.... see more

'The Huygens Probe was named after Christiaan Huygens, a Dutch astronomer who in 1655 discovered Titan, Saturn's largest... see more

Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. Its diameter is 88,846 miles (142,984 kilometers), more than 11 times... see more

Neptune is one of the two planets that cannot be seen without a telescope. The other is Pluto. Neptune is about 30 times... see more

Uranus, (YUR uh nuhs or yu RAY nuhs), is the seventh planet from the sun. Only Neptune and Pluto are farther away. Uranus... see more

Venus is known as the Earth's "twin" because the two planets are so similar in size. The diameter of Venus is about 7,520... see more

Relativity is either of two theories of physics developed by the German-born American physicist Albert Einstein. Those... see more

Information gathered by the Voyager probes forms the basis of the modern study of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and... see more

'Hurricanes are large, swirling storms. They produce winds of 119 kilometers per hour (74 mph) or higher. That's faster... see more

A supernova is an exploding star that can become billions of times as bright as the sun before gradually fading from... see more

'Earth is our home planet. Scientists believe Earth and its moon formed around the same time as the rest of the solar... see more

Pluto, (PLOO toh), is a dwarf planet that orbits far from the sun. It shares the region of its orbit, known as the Kuiper... see more

Mercury is the planet nearest the sun. It has a diameter of 3,032 miles (4,879 kilometers), about two-fifths of Earth's... see more

Create your own activity sheets for the classroom. Make pattern blocks, number lines and grids, graph paper and more!... see more