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the California Institute of Technology
This website provides K-12 classroom activities and educational resources on infrared astronomy. Sponsored by California Institute of Technology's Jet Propulsion Lab, this collection offers lesson plans for elementary and secondary teachers, comprehensive image sets and videos of infrared and UV phenomena, historical background, and tutorials explaining infrared astronomy and its application. It includes a comprehensive section on infrared spectroscopy, interactive games and activities for K-8 students.
<a href="https://www.compadre.org/astronomy/items/detail.cfm?ID=5567">California Institute of Technology. Cool Cosmos: The Infrared Universe. Pasadena: California Institute of Technology, January 1, 2007.</a>
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