Planet Transit Activity

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Training Manual
Planet Transit.doc

WEB RESOURCES
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NASA/JPL Web Links
Planerary Transits - NASA

Kepler Mission
NASA's first mission capable of finding Earth-size planets and smaller planets

PlanetQwest-How we find planets
Multiple methods used to find extra-solar planets (try clicking "4 ways to find a planet")

Caltech
Planet Transits

Univ. of CA
Exoplanets discovered so far

(try clicking "transiting planet")

Wikipedia
Planetary Transits

SCIENCE___________________
Planet Hunters

Help the Kepler scientists find extrasolar planets. This program is for using at your home to help with searching for exoplanets.  You should not tie up Space Odyssey laptops running this program.

MULTIMEDIA - IMAGES
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MULTIMEDIA - MOVES/INTERACTIVES
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MOVIES

 STEREO Spacecraft
STEREO catches lunar transit of the sun.

Documents and PowerPoints
Extrasolar Planets.ppt

Related MGGP Links
Transits and Occultations
----Transit of Venus June 2012

Extrasolar Planets
Kepler Mission



INTERACTIVES

 

 

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