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3 Questions: Hubble's UniverseLesson Planet
2 mins 7th - 12th
Dave, a Discovery News reporter, asks a top space scientist three questions about the universe. This is a short video that will give learners an opportunity to understand what Hubble does, what it hopes to see on its next mission, and...
Explore the Characteristics of Stars with Microsoft WorldWide TelescopeLesson Planet
2nd - 9th
Students explore the characteristics of stars. In this space science activity, students use the Microsoft WorldWide Telescope program to identify the properties of stars and identify the stars in the galaxy.
Detectable Civilizations in our Galaxy 3Lesson Planet
7 mins 8th - 10th
A continuation of the calculations involved with deducing the number of possible detectable civilizations. The main subject of this lecture is a comparison of the traditional Drake equation and the calculations made in the previous...
Open Letter to the President: Physics EducationLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th
Does something seem missing from your Physics class? Is it ... excitement? Current physics topics? The latest discoveries? The video explains some of the "gaps" in most physics curricula throughout the United States. Scholars learn to go...
Pictures from Hubble Space TelescopeLesson Planet
5th - 11th
Students observe pictures taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. From a given website, students observe images of the Einstein Cross, Black Eye Galaxy, Hoag's Object, merging and interacting galaxies and more. This lesson plan gives a...