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Alum Linda Spilker continues to inspire as Cassini mission comes to a close
Professor Steven Pollock schools us on peer instruction
2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for LIGO gravitational-wave detection
Department hosts campus Eclipse 2017 event
Shovit and Bobby return to the Honda Center for the Duck's Annual Education Event
Geoffrey Lovelace joins the NSF CAREER award ranks alongside Josh Smith’s current CAREER award!
A summer bumper crop of NSF funding for student research and new-student outreach
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Alum Linda Spilker continues to inspire as Cassini mission comes to a close

Professor Steven Pollock schools us on peer instruction

2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for LIGO gravitational-wave detection

Department hosts campus Eclipse 2017 event

Shovit and Bobby return to the Honda Center for the Duck's Annual Education Event

Geoffrey Lovelace joins the NSF CAREER award ranks alongside Josh Smith’s current CAREER award!

A summer bumper crop of NSF funding for student research and new-student outreach

Your donation makes a difference and helps us grow

Your donation makes a difference and helps us grow

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Alumni Spotlight

What some of our recent alumni are doing

GWPAC Center

Gravitational-Wave Center

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Student Spotlight

What some of our students have been up to lately

 

HR Diagram 

HR Diagram Explorer

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Spectral Classification

Luminosity

Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram

Planetary Orbits Lab

Planetary Orbit Simulator

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Kepler's Law of Planetary Motion

Newton and Planetary Motion

Lunar Phases

Lunar Phase Simulator

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Moon Phases and the Horizon Diagram

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Moon Bisector Demo

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Solar System Models

Geocentric Model

Ptolemy's Model Simulation

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Basic Observations

Elongation

Heliocentric Model

Planetary Configuations Simulator

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Elongations and Configutations

Heliocentrism

Copernican Derivations

 

 

Basic Coordinates and Seasons

 

Seasons and Ecliptic

Seasons and Ecliptic Simulator

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Orbits and Light

Terrestrial Coordinates

Units of longitude and latitude

Finding longitude and latitude

A bit of history

Flat Map Explorer

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Globe Explorer

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Celestial Equatorial Coordinates

Celestial Equator, Declination, Right Ascension

Flat Sky Map Explorer

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Sky Map Explorer

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