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Great ideas for teaching astronomy

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Published by Brooks/Cole in Australia, Pacific Grove, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Study and teaching.

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    Other titlesWest"s great ideas for teaching astronomy.
    Statement[edited by] Stephen M. Pompea.
    ContributionsPompea, Stephen M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB61 .G74 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6900441M
    ISBN 100534373011
    LC Control Number00710688
    OCLC/WorldCa44647375

    Astronomy is science that will challenge your imagination. How many stars in a galaxy? How many galaxies in the known universe? How many strange worlds are out there on other planets, orbiting other stars, and what are they like? Is there life on planets besides Earth? The distances are mind-boggling; the numbers are :// is for anyone who wants to learn more about astronomy events, cosmology, planets, galaxies, asteroids, astrophotography, the Big Bang, black holes

      Space-Based Astronomy Activity Guide for Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education3 HOW TO USE THIS GUIDE This curriculum guide uses hands-on activities to help students and teachers understand the significance of space-based astronomy—astronomical observations made from outer space. It is not intended to serve as a ://   Between the 8th and 15th centuries Islamic astronomers produced a wealth of sophisticated astronomical work. Largely through the Ptolemaic framework, they improved and refined the Ptolemaic system, compiled better tables and devised instruments that improved their ability to make observations. The extensive contributions of Islamic astronomy also exposed some weaknesses in the Ptolemaic /modeling-the-cosmos/astronomical-innovation-in-the-islamic-world.

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