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What is the Big Bang Theory? DLESE Reviewed Collection
Astronomer Jonathan Keohane explains and presents evidence for the Big Bang Theory in this "Ask a High Energy Astronomer" question and response. Links to a glossary of astronomical terms are included. This is part of NASA's "Imagine the Universe" collection of resources on high-energy astronomy.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
    • Computer activity
  • Services:
    • Ask an expert
Subject:
  • Physics
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
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DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-2377
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Dr Jim Lochner
High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center