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Essays for Science: Astronomy

  1. The Sun and Stars
    Chapter 10: Review Questions 3) Seven features of the active sun are: 1. Sunspots: these regions are darker and cooler than the rest of the suns photosphere; they...
  2. Essay
    History of science and technology in the Indian subcontinent From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search The history of science and technology in...
  3. Aristotle-Meteorology
    Meteorology 350 BC METEOROLOGY by Aristotle translated by E. W. Webster Book I 1 WE have already discussed the first causes of nature, and all natural motion, also the stars...
  4. Birth of the Universe
    Your universe, as we have suggested many times, as we've suggested already this morning, is but one universe among many. It is relatively a small universe — not to suggest that you should feel badly … {laughter} … for despite the...
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  5. Physics
    summarising what you have done. Explain how you determined the distances to the galaxies, what assumptions were used and what uncertainties these assumptions introduce. I...
  6. Doll Face
    One of the most remarkable stories that I have ever read is called, “To Sleep Under the Stars”, written by Carol Shaw Gresham. In the story an average girl named Cecilia...
  7. Planets and Solar System
    "A planet is a celestial body that revolves around a <br /> central star and does not shine by its own light " (Grolier, <br /> 1992). The only planetary system that is known to man is our <br /> solar system. It is made up of nine planets...
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  8. Ulysses
    The Ulysses Mission is the first spacecraft to explore interplanetary space at high solar latitudes. Ulysses is both a study of the European Space Agency (ESA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the USA. The spacecraft...
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  9. What the Hubble Telescope Has Taught Us
    Abstract The needs for an instrument that would take images of the universe from the space were inevitable since there were so many challenges studying space and the...
  10. Compass Variations
    The Earth's North Magnetic Pole is the point on the surface of the Northern Hemisphere at which the Earth's magnetic field points vertically downwards. It is the direction...
  11. Sun. History
    Chronology of Discoveries about the Sun Adapted from Appendix H - Totality: Eclipses of the Sun ©Copyright 1999 by Mark Littmann, Ken Willcox and Fred Espenak Table...