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Publisher: NASA Magnetosphere Multiscale Mission
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This 4-minute video explains how the magnetosphere surrounding our planet protects us from the fury of the Sun, a key factor in Earth's habitability. Magnetosphere is defined as the…
  
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This page contains seven in-depth explorations of magnetism, magnetic fields on Earth and the sun, solar wind, auroras, and solar flares. Three lessons are for middle school; four…
  
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This high school lesson module features four turn-key activities to promote understanding of magnetic fields on the Sun, the relationship between sunspots and solar flares, magnetic…
  
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This visualization collection from the NASA Multiscale Magnetosphere mission animates the process of magnetic reconnection, a phenomenon that happens when magnetic fields around…
  
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This visualization by the NASA Multiscale Magnetosphere mission (MMS) explains how plasma energy is transported in a type of wave in space known as a kinetic Alfvén wave. The theory…
  
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In this guided inquiry tutorial, students apply their knowledge of kinematics and dynamics to determine when particles were accelerated by an interplanetary shock wave from a coronal…
  
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This github repository provides materials for a turn-key, general-education level, interdisciplinary eclipse course. It is designed to help prepare for the Apr 8, 2024 total…
  
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This AAPT lesson blends physics and Earth/Space science as students build and use a physical model to explore the geometry of eclipse events. The model allows learners to model how…
  
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This simulation, recently rewritten to HTML5, provides a robust array of tools to help students visualize how gravity controls the motion of solar systems and how different variables…
  
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This site provides a non-mathematical overview of research on the magnetic fields and space environment around Earth. It includes articles on particles, electromagnetic forces, the…
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