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Publisher: NASA Johnson Space Center: Astromaterials Research Office
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This is the web site for NASA's Astromaterials Research Office (ARES). Scientists at ARES conduct fundamental research on meteorites, cosmic dust, solar wind, lunar rocks, and…
  
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Editor: G. Tuthill; Publisher: NASA CERES Project
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This is the portal for CERES, an extensive library of on-line and interactive K-12 science education materials for teaching astronomy. The site also contains web based lessons that…
  
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Publisher: Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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This website is dedicated to keeping the public updated and informed about the recent discoveries of exoplanets. This website provides information on NASA's missions, the technology…
  
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R. McCray and A. Koelemay
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This applet demonstrates how astronomers measure the properties of extra-solar planets by detecting planetary transits and eclipses. The applet shows a planet in orbit around a star.…
  
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K. Lee; Publisher: Astronomy Education at the University of Nebraska
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This learning module introduces the search for planets outside of our solar system using the radial velocity and transit methods. The module is based on the solar nebula theory of…
  
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California & Carnegie Planet Search
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The Exoplanet Data Explorer is an interactive table and plotter for exploring and displaying data from the Exoplanet Orbit Database. The database is a regularly-updated compilation…
  
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The Astrophysics Science Project Integrating Research and Education (ASPIRE) website provides free access to interactive science labs with downloadable simulations for use in grades…
  
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Publisher: WGBH Educational Foundation
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This web site has information about interesting inquiries into the origin life on Earth and the astronomical issues connected to life. Topics range from the big bang and the…
  
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R. McCray and A. Koelemay
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The STEM Software applet page offers Java laboratory applets for the introductory astronomy teacher. These applets illustrate: the communication with extraterrestrial civilizations,…
  
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Publisher: NASA Ames Research Center
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NASA's Kepler Mission was launched in 2009 with the focused goal of surveying regions of the Milky Way Galaxy to discover Earth-size planets. The spacecraft's detection instrument is…