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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,…
  
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In this interactive activity from the American Museum of Natural History, students explore how the apparent motion of an object depends on the observer's frame of reference. An…
  
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This page simulates the 1887 Michelson-Morley Experiment, one of the most famous null results in history. The purpose of the experiment was to prove the existence of "luminiferous…
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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This applet demonstrates space and time in special relativity. The special theory of relativity is the result of two postulates. The laws of physics are the same in all inertial…
  
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J. Wolfe and G. Hatsidimitris
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This animation-based tutorial explores the topics raised as consequences of the constant speed of light. This page covers time dilation, length contraction, and simultaneity in…
  
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This page features a tutorial on the 1887 Michelson-Morley experiment, one of the most famous null results in history. The purpose of the experiment was to prove the existence of…
  
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This animated tutorial, part of the Einstein Light website, presents the concept of relativity from a situation inspired by Galileo (an inertial reference frame). It shows the motion…
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