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Galaxy Zoo is an ongoing research project to classify millions of galaxies. The website has a short tutorial to teach the user how to classify the galaxies. Once the user has passed a trial proving the ability to do so, the user is allowed to create an account and save the classified to Galaxy Zoo's database. The images being classified come from the SDSS (Sloan Digital Sky Survey).
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Galaxies
= Galactic Structure
- Informal Education
- Lower Undergraduate
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Project
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
= Research study
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- Educators
- image/jpeg
- text/html
- application/java
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© 2007 Galaxy Zoo 2009 and Sloan Digital Sky Survey
Additional information is available.
Keywords:
Galaxy Zoo, SDSS, classify, elliptical galaxy, galaxy, spiral galaxy
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created August 4, 2007 by Denise Stephens
Record Updated:
March 3, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
Last Update
when Cataloged:
September 6, 2007
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AIP Format
(Sloan Digital Sky Survey, Seattle, 2007), WWW Document, (http://www.galaxyzoo.org/).
AJP/PRST-PER
Galaxy Zoo, (Sloan Digital Sky Survey, Seattle, 2007), <http://www.galaxyzoo.org/>.
APA Format
Galaxy Zoo. (2007, September 6). Retrieved October 1, 2014, from Sloan Digital Sky Survey: http://www.galaxyzoo.org/
Chicago Format
Sloan Digital Sky Survey. Galaxy Zoo. Seattle: Sloan Digital Sky Survey, September 6, 2007. http://www.galaxyzoo.org/ (accessed 1 October 2014).
MLA Format
Galaxy Zoo. Seattle: Sloan Digital Sky Survey, 2007. 6 Sep. 2007. 1 Oct. 2014 <http://www.galaxyzoo.org/>.
BibTeX Export Format
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