Activities on this site include making your own toilet paper Solar System, invisible ink, fog, fossils, and barometer; demonstrating the law of conservation of energy and momentum by bouncing balls; an experiment to discover how plants know which way to grow; an experiment on dew formation; a demonstration of why trash is dangerous in the sea; and a procedure for tracking the sun. Reference sections involve each of the planets, the moon, and the sun, the constellations of spring, summer/autumn, and autumn/winter, asteroids, comets, the Ulysses project, the Cassini mission to Saturn, and northern and southern circumpolar stars. There is also an archive of past articles.
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Type of resource:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
Copyright 2002 Chuck Peters, Systems Administrator, and Kathy Miles, Author.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-002-673
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Kathy Miles