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Great Minds: Henrietta Leavitt and the Human Computers
4 mins 9th - 12th
For most people, it would seem impossible to make breakthroughs in astronomy when you aren't allowed to use a telescope, but Henrietta Leavitt did just that. She discovered a formula for determining the distance to stars that are...
Space Pioneers: Major People Involved in Space Exploration
3rd - 8th
Students explore space science by researching the people involved with it. In this famous explorers instructional activity, students identify the first people to reach space such as John Glen, Buzz Aldrin and Alan Shephard. Students...