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This Exploratorium site provides a description of of how to make your own sundial. The page lists all the necessary tools needed, and includes step-by-step instructions on how to construct and align the sundial. The page also provides an explanation of how it works. Links provide additional information.
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Keyword: sun dial
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AIP Format
(Exploratorium, San Francisco, 1998), WWW Document, (http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/sunclock.html).
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Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock, (Exploratorium, San Francisco, 1998), <http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/sunclock.html>.
APA Format
Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock. (2007, August 22). Retrieved October 26, 2014, from Exploratorium: http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/sunclock.html
Chicago Format
Exploratorium. Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock. San Francisco: Exploratorium, August 22, 2007. http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/sunclock.html (accessed 26 October 2014).
MLA Format
Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 1998. 22 Aug. 2007. 26 Oct. 2014 <http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/sunclock.html>.
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