Hands on visualization - how far the planets are! There are other learning ideas about the moon in this post.
Uranus is the seventh planet from the Sun and was the first planet to be discovered with the use of a telescope. Uranus’ most unique feature is that its axis sideways in comparison to other planets. Uranus is named after the Greek god of the sky. Uranus has 27 moons, all of which were named after characters from the stories of Shakespeare and Alexander Pope. The atmosphere of Uranus is composed of 83% hydrogen, 15% helium and 2% methane. Unlike Saturn and Jupiter, two other gas planets, it…
FREEBIE: Create your own model to show how the Earth orbits the Sun while the moon travels around the Earth
The age of the universe and its vast number of stars suggests that extraterrestrial life should be common. If that’s the case, then where is everyone? In this infographic we explore some possibilities, ranging from the Zoo Hypothesis to the Technological Singularity
The Planets, If They Were As Far Away From Earth As The Moon Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter
Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy. Taken by Gerald Rhemann on December 13, 2013 @ Jauerling, Lower Austria