How to use parallax to measure distances to stars.
Describes the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.
This video shows how to use parallax to find far distances between stars, and planets and stars.
A description of a Hertzsprung-Russell diagram, the information it contains, and how to read it.
Students research collisions of galaxies, changes in stars, and black holes then discuss the future of the Milky Way given their research. The lesson includes background information, activity, vocabulary, and assessment.
Reviews the design and usage of the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Distance Between Stars.
To develop students expressive command of a word through structured speaking and writing tasks using Vocabulary Tool Kit.
To organize information and provide a visual representation that shows how factors (causes) produce an effect using a Cause and Effect Diagram.
This is an activity for students to complete while reading the Concept: The Hertzsprung Russell Diagram
Learn how scientists determine the distances of objects in the Milky Way and beyond.
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An article showcasing how parallax is used to calculate the distance to nearby stars.
A description of how parallax is used to find the distance to stars.
Defines a stellar parallax and describes some of the history involved with it.
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