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Eratosthenes Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The Eratosthenes model displays the shadows cast by two gnomons (sticks) at different locations on Earth. For one gnomon, Sun is directly overhead (as would be the case if the gnomon…
Solar and Lunar Eclipse Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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M. Belloni and T. Timberlake
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The Solar and Lunar Eclipse model simulates the occurrences of solar and lunar eclipses. Moon's orbital inclination of 5.145 degrees with respect to the ecliptic (the Earth-Sun…
Phases of Moon Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The EJS Phases of Moon model displays the appearance of Moon and how it changes depending on the position of Moon relative to Earth and Sun. The main window shows Earth (at the…
  
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R. Lindell, D. Franke, E. Peak, T. Withee, and T. Foster
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R. Lindell, D. Franke, E. Peak, T. Withee, and T. Foster, PERC 2005 Proceedings, 23-26.
In the last five years the State of Illinois radically changed its Science certification programs. This change resulted in the creation of a new certification in Earth and Space…
  
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Editor: K. Berglund; Publisher: Digitalis Education Solutions, Inc
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This web page contains lesson plans for activities and shows for use with a planetarium. Materials are available for kindergarten through 12th grade students. Topics covered include…
  
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B. Carroll and D. Ostlie
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This text presents modern astrophysics using the basic tools of physics. The text can be used for a course in stellar structure and evolution, with additional material on the solar…
  
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Publisher: American Association of Variable Star Observers
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Variable Star Astronomy, formerly published as Hands-On Astrophysics, was developed for anyone interested in astronomy and in learning more about the behaviors and properties of…
  
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E. Prather, T. Slater, J. Adams, G. Brissenden, and Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research
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These introductory astronomy tutorials are student-centered activities designed to promote conceptual understanding. Topics consist include understanding the celestial sphere,…
  
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K. Cheng, H. Chau, and K. Lee
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This is a traditional course website for teaching the universe in two semesters to college students who are non-science majors. It contains lectures which have imbedded…
  
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A. Fraknoi
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"Black Lives in Astronomy," a new 8-page resource guide includes written and video resources about and by 25 Black astronomers, as well as general materials to examine the history…
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