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This is a comprehensive resource that explains how astronomers use spectra to understand star composition, structure, and evolution. The page begins with an introduction to the…
  
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Publisher: NASA CERES Project
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This page from CERES (Center for Educational Resources Project) features 25 classroom-ready lessons for K-12, developed by a team of master teachers, NASA researchers, and university…
  
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A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This resource guide for introductory astronomy highlights useful and accessible materials on the web and in print. It is designed to help instructors quickly compile high-quality…
  
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This tutorial talks about how the distance to the stars was determined. It begins with the first attempt made by Aristarchus and the subsequent wrong answers until final…
  
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Astronomy notes is an educational resource for introductory astronomy classes. This section focuses on the stages of stellar evolution depending on the mass of the object.
  
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The Nebraska Astronomy Applet Project provides online laboratories targeting the introductory astronomy audience. Each lab consists of background materials and one or more simulators…
  
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High Resolution Fly's Eye: Physics at the University of Utah
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This website provides a tutorial on the evolution of stars. It begins with proto-stars, then provides information about main-sequence stars, hydrostatic equilibrium, helium burning,…
  
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R. Vieyra; Publisher: American Association of Physics Teachers
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This lesson blends physics, math, and space science as students explore the spectra of stars using a physical model composed of balloons and buttons. It was inspired by "Balloons and…
  
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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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This website provides an extensive set of resources for both traditional and distance-learning undergraduate introductory astronomy courses. These materials cover topics from…
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