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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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This item is a podcast audio presentation about the impact of an object with the surface of Jupiter in 2009. Heidi Hammel, senior researcher from the Space Science Institute,…
  
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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 resource lets students interactively explore astronomical images produced from four types of telescopes: radio, infrared, x-ray, and visible-light. Image sets include the Milky…
  
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An in depth tutorial about the physics behind telescopes and spectrographs. The tutorial includes graphics, and questions with fully worked out solutions. The user can complete the…
  
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This applet describes and demonstrates how GPS works. The Global Positioning System (GPS) is actually a constellation of 27 Earth-orbiting satellites (24 in operation and three…
  
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Publisher: Exploratorium
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A new site exploring the history, people, and landscape of the CERNresearch facility and the scientific and cultural ideas that emerge.
  
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This website provides K-12 classroom activities and educational resources on infrared astronomy. Sponsored by California Institute of Technology's Jet Propulsion Lab, this collection…
  
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This website, sponsored by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, is a cost-free multi-chapter online workbook on the fundamentals of radio astronomy. It was designed as the first phase…
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