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written by Richard McCray
This site contains an on-line interactive lesson plan that enables students to explore how astronomers detect and measure the properties of extra-solar planets through the Doppler technique. This page provides instructions for instructors who may wish to use this material in their classes.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- Exoplanets
= Astrobiology
- Lower Undergraduate
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Interactive Simulation
= Tutorial
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- Learners
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doppler shift, extra-solar planets
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Metadata instance created August 16, 2004 by Dick McCray
Record Updated:
March 1, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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McCray, R. (2005). Planetfinder. Retrieved November 16, 2018, from
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McCray, Richard. Planetfinder. 2005. (accessed 16 November 2018).
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McCray, Richard. Planetfinder. 2005. 16 Nov. 2018 <>.
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