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X-ray Spectroscopy and the Chemistry of Supernova RemnantsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
This link takes you to a comprehensive unit that delves into emission spectra and supernovas. There are four parts: How and where elements are created, electromagnetic radiation, spectroscopy, and the newest technology for studying our...
What Happens When You Zap Coral With The World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser?Lesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
By examining coral skeletons with powerful X-ray technology, scientists are able to track climate change before written records were produced. Learn how in a fascinating video short video.
Death From Space—Gamma-Ray Bursts ExplainedLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
A gamma-ray burst might have caused the mass extinction 450 million years ago. The video introduces the concept of gamma rays and gamma-ray bursts. Then it explains what happens if they were to hit Earth and why we can't prepare for any...
The Electromagnetic Spectrum and LightLesson Planet
9th - 12th
You could call this five presentations rolled into one resource! The first topic of concern is the characteristics of electromagnetic waves.The electromagnetic spectrum is examined next, followed by the behavior of light. Several slides...
Mutations Are Changes in Genetic InformationLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A red delicious apple tree with a simple mutation means we now benefit from the existence of golden delicious apples. Learn how simple mutations change genetic information in DNA sequences. Using biographies, videos, and animations,...
Bone Mineral Density Math and Beer's LawLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Hop into a resource on Beer's Law. A PowerPoint presentation introduces Beer's law as part of calculating bone density from X-ray images in the sixth lesson in the series of seven. Individuals work on practice problems with this law and...
Real-Life Math | RadiologistLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
How are radiologists like superheroes? Answer: They have X-ray vision and can do math. A short three-minute video and an associated lesson focus on how radiologists use math in their professional lives. It tasks learners with performing...