Explain how the relative distance of objects from the earth affects how they appear SPI 0607.6.2
Links verified 11/25/2010
- Examine the vast distances between planets in the solar system - Click the image to see the animation. Use the movie controls to examine the planets.
- How Can the Little Moon Hide the Giant Sun - classroom activity from NASA involving explanation of eclipses using relative distances
- Size Comparison - a sequence of models compares larger and larger objects - great pictures
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