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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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M. Hackworth
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In this lab activity, students measure the eccentricity of the moon's orbit.
  
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K. Lee; Publisher: Astronomy Education at the University of Nebraska
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This simulation illustrates the physics of planetary orbits. The user can control the size and orbital path of the orbit. Kepler's three laws and aspects of Newton's Law are each…
  
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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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D. Stern
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This web page provides an introduction to the motion of objects due to gravity. Topics covered include free fall and acceleration due to gravity, with or without an initial velocity,…
  
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D. Stern
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This is a set of 7 illustrated web pages discussing Kepler's laws. Included are equations and properties of conic sections, the scale of the solar system, the energy equation for…