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Editor: A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Scientific American
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This resource is an annotated listing of articles relating to astronomy in Scientific American magazine for the past ten years, compiled as a service to the astronomy community by…
  
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A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This web site contains a selected list of resources for those wishing to examine some of the claims at the fringes of science. It is organized into nine categories that include…
  
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A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This item is a non-technical resource guide on the life and works of Galileo. It was compiled to help introduce beginners to the life and work of the great scientist, who in many…
  
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In this classroom activity appropriate for grades 6-9, students interpret a graph that represents the sunspot cycle from 1900 to 1990. By studying patterns in the graph, they will…
  
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This website explains the evolution, properties, components, and composition of stars. It is appropriate for a non-technical introduction to stars in the high school classroom. The…
  
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Publisher: California Institute of Technology
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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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N. Hetherington and P. McCray; Publisher: American Institute of Physics
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This web exhibit explores the history of cosmology, from the work of the early Greeks to modern questions of dark matter and dark energy. Both the theories and ideas about the origin…
  
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Z. Beynon and California Academy of Sciences
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This introductory website provides a step-by-step explanation of how a pendulum works and how the rotation of the earth causes the effects observed in a Foucault pendulum. A history…
  
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Try this site to learn about daily life in apparent weightlessness on a space station. It provides answers to all sorts of questions--about space food, space clothing, eating and…
  
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This resource guide for teachers and learners provides a large set of print and web-based resources about the contributions of women to astronomy. It includes sections on more than…
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