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C. Collins-Petersen; Editor: A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This is a podcast audio presentation that highlights a new discovery in measuring the black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy. Shep Doeleman from MIT's Haystack Observatory…
  
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Astronomy Behind the Headlines is a web-based monthly periodical that features short podcast interviews about the latest discoveries in astronomy and space science. Episodes are…
  
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This item is a resource guide to nontechnical books, articles, and web sites about black holes. It provides annotated links to articles and information on stellar mass, supermassive,…
General Relativity (GR) Package  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The General Relativity (GR) Package is a self-contained file for the teaching of general relativity. The file contains ready-to-run OSP programs and a set of curricular materials.…
  
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These online notes outline the history of Western thought on cosmology and the structure of space and time. Included is an introduction to the scientific method and large numbers,…
  
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This web site is the home of Light and Matter Physics, a series of textbooks available online for no cost. There are six main textbooks: Light and Matter -- physics for students…
  
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What would it be like to travel at the speed of light and directly experience the effects of relativistic speed? This website, developed by a theoretical astrophysicist, features a…
  
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This online exhibit on the life of Albert Einstein takes a somewhat less orthodox approach. How did an ordinary patent clerk with an undistinguished college record evolve into one of…
  
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This web site contains a detailed introduction to relativity. It integrates text explanations of relativity concepts with diagrams and animations to clarify the material. It includes…
  
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Spacetime 101 provides basic background covering how mathematical models of space and time have evolved since ancient times, from the Pythagorean Rule to Newtonian mechanics, Special…
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