Reading the Rainbow
Rainbows are beautiful. By learning about how they work you can learn new things about what is shining the light.
One Million Earths inside our Sun
Students will learn how to build a model of the Sun, which can fit nearly 1 million little Earth balls.
The 4-Point Backyard Diurnal Parallax Method
Measure the distance to an asteroid with a novel technique
Country Movers – Visualizing Spatial Scales in Planetary and Earth Sciences
Move your whole country to another planet
Street Lights as Standard Candles
Understand standard candles using street lights.
Coma Cluster of Galaxies
Learn the basics of galaxy classification and grouping, using actual Hubble Space Telescope images.
Globe at Night Activity Guide
Learn to observe and record the faintest visible stars to measure the light pollution.