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Leavitt's Cepheid Variables  [ Computer Program ]
  
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T. Timberlake
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The Leavitt's Cepheid Variables Model allows the user to explore the relationship between period and apparent magnitude for Cepheid variables in the Magellanic Clouds, first…
Falling Body On Rotating Earth 2D  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The EJS Falling Body On Rotating Earth 2D model illustrates the trajectory of an object dropped from rest (relative to the rotating Earth) from a point above Earth's equator. The…
Falling Body On Rotating Earth 3D  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The EJS Falling Body On Rotating Earth 3D model illustrates the trajectory of an object dropped from rest (relative to the rotating Earth) from above any point on Earth's surface.…
Simple Fictitious Solar Systems  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Simple Artificial Solar Systems package is a zip archive containing a set of thirty different Java programs (created using Easy Java Simulations) that simulate the night sky for…
Astronomy Education Review
  
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T. Timberlake, Astron. Educ. Rev., 12 (1), 010201 (2013).
This paper , submitted to Astronomy Education Review , describes a series of activities in which students investigate and use the models of planetary motion introduced by the…
Celestial Sphere with Analemma JS Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Celestial Sphere and Analemma JavaScript Model simulates the Two Sphere Universe theory of the Ancient Greeks. This theory supposes the stars to be fixed on the surface of a…
Eratosthenes JS Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Eratosthenes JS 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…
Stellar Parallax and Aberration Package  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Stellar Parallax and Aberration Launcher package is a self-contained file for teaching the concepts of parallax and aberration of light as they apply to astronomy. The file…
Earth Phases JS Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Earth Phases JS Model illustrates the changing regions of darkness and light on the Earth over the course of a single day, or over the course of an entire year. The image shows…
Galileo's Sunspots JS Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Galileo Sunspots JS Model illustrates the motion and changes in appearance of sunspots as they move across the disk of the Sun. Galileo's observation of the changing appearance…
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