Classroom Activity

Space-Based Astronomy on the Internet Activity
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Audience: Educators
Grades: 5-8


Using the Internet, students may retrieve Hubble Space Telescope images as well as pictures from other satellite observatories. The objects in the images can be examined by unaided visual inspection and compared to pictures taken of the same objects by ground-based observatories.

Space-Based Astronomy on the Internet Activity [222KB PDF file]

This activity is part of the Space-Based Astronomy Educator Guide.