This video explores how people in their backyards can explore the sky and be astronomers.
This video explains how scientists are attempting to find the next ET. It may be sooner than you think!
SETI listens for signs of other civilization's technology. Dr. Jill Tartar explains the program: What it's looking for; what the problems are; what the potential benefits are.
A video lecture on how a telescope works to make objects clearer.
Part II: SETI listens for signs of other civilization's technology. Dr. Jill Tartar explains the Allen Telescope Array and its role in SETI.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Telescopes.
To emphasize students’ understanding of key words and practice applying the definitions of the vocabulary words to examples and drawings using the Frayer Model.
To reinforce and increase concept comprehension, and to analyze similarities and differences between topics using a Two Column Table.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Astrobiologists have a variety of ways to look for life elsewhere in the universe.
Review the development of the telescope from a tube with lenses to the James Webb infrared space telescope, which will launch in 2018.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Telescopes. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Describes NASA's space-borne observatories and telescopes.
Learn more about one of the more famous space telescopes at the official website of the Hubble Space Telescope.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Telescopes.