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The University of Maryland and Google Earth partnerto provide teaching materials on global fosest change, using the... see more

This is a fact sheet describing the GAVRT program. This educational program uses a 34-meter antenna for classroom radio... see more

'NASA’s GRAIL mission is comprised of a pair of mirror-identical spacecraft to the Earths Moon to perform precision... see more

A guide for teachers and students from grades 8-12 and undergraduates. Takes students from assumptions about gravity to a... see more

This Hubble Space Telescope image shows knots of gas surrounding a dying star in the Helix Nebula, the closest planetary... see more

'This article contains a series of kinesthetic activities, explaining and demonstrating why stars twinkle and what... see more

Galaxies are so large, and so far away, that you could never see them move just by looking -- even if you looked for a... see more

The Hubble Deep Field Academy is an online exploration that invites students to examine the Hubble Deep Field image and... see more

'Sponsored by NASA's Heliophysics Division, the Interplanetary 3D Sun is a tool for serious solar physicists and lay... see more

This guide is designed to provide educators with a quick reference to materials and resources that are useful for... see more

Grades 2 - 9. In this activity, students make an ice cream comet adding their own choice of "comet debris". They trade... see more

This engaging National Science Education Standards-aligned guide will provide teachers with fun Mars-related hands-on... see more

The Mars Exploration Program Website (URL is a site that has information, or may be linked to... see more

'Take a tour of the mysterious Red Planet. This virtual globe combines a high-resolution satellite map with laser... see more

'Take a tour of the mysterious Red Planet. This virtual globe combines a high-resolution satellite map with laser... see more

'NASA's Mars Rover Curiosity, landed on Mars August 6th, 2012. Explore this amazing SUV-sized rover, and learn about the... see more

Investigate the shape of the Earth's orbit based on the apparent changing size of the Sun. Is the orbit elliptical? Is it... see more

'Circle the innermost planet aboard MESSENGER, the first mission to orbit Mercury. This app brings you inside NASA’s... see more

Be the Mastermind Behind the Mission! Outwit the computer virus that has scrambled the Hubble Space Telescope's Servicing... see more

Designed as a clearinghouse and window to news and background information about the physics of the Sun-Earth Connection.... see more

Hands-on activity to introduce students to the science involved with Cassini's Radio Science Subsystem... see more

'Hold the Moon in your hands. Moon Globe turns your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad into a precision instrument for viewing... see more

'Moon Tours is the mobile version of the NASA's Lunar Mapping and Modeling Portal (LMMP). LMMP is the repository for over... see more

'The Be A Martian app lets you experience Mars as if you were there! Take part in discovery as it happens and join a... see more