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The Active Galaxies pop-up book is a very large rectangular pop-up book with foldouts that was developed for use in... see more

The book, Sorbjan, Z (1996):Hands-on Meteorology, published by the American Meteorological Society, is an excellent... see more

Through its extensive interactive website, educational programming, shows, exhibits, planetarium, online science,... see more

This exhibit from Exploratorium Exhibit Services simulates the formation of desert landscapes. The site provides a link... see more

This activity/demo introduces learners to aerogel, a glass nanofoam. Learners discover how aerogel is made and how well... see more

This site from National Aeronautics and Space Administration provides information about aerogel, a material used by the... see more

This demonstration (on pages 9-11) uses gelatin and lead pellets to model how aerogel, a technology used by NASA... see more

This site explains why three percent is a fundamental limit of X-ray detectors that use the conventional method of... see more

This image, from the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, illustrates the approximate relative sizes of the Sun and planets... see more

The Space Telescope Science Institute's Amazing Space site is the product of teachers teamed up with scientists,... see more

This collection of teaching tools, authored by the Space Telescope Science Institute (U.S.) includes lithographs, fast... see more

Provides online explorations of galaxies, black holes, comets and other objects.    

The American Astronomical Society (AAS), established 1899, is a major professional organization in North America for... see more

Resources for Skeptical Inquiry into Astrology In light of the recent media interest into problems with astrology and the... see more

On August 21, 2017, there will be a total eclipse of the Sun visible from the U.S. (and only the US!)  The path of what... see more

This tutorial provides an introduction to the science of geodesy, the discipline that deals with the measurement and... see more

This site reviews all that has been discovered about the solar system up to 2004. As you click on the underlined words... see more

CA Earth Science Standards 1a-g and 2 a-g - This site reviews all that has been discovered about the solar system up to... see more

This is an activity about graph interpretation. Learners will compare, interpret, and discuss four graphs of the speed,... see more

In this activity (page 10 of PDF), learners approximate the area of the uppermost cross section of an impact crater using... see more

These collection of images taken form the Anglo-Australian Observatory are organized according to object type, the... see more

Students will learn about the Transit of Venus through reading a NASA press release and viewing a NASA eClips video that... see more

This web site contains four animated tutorials that demonstrate different astronomy concepts. These include: Lunar Phases... see more

This educational website provides animations of black holes, galaxies, and quasars. It uses either mpeg or quick time.... see more