Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this textbook. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.

0: Charting the Heavens

 3D Eclipse
 Eclipse
 Phases of the Moon
 Seasons Around the World
 Seasons in 3D
 Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
 Seasons: Why do we have them?
 Summer and Winter

1: The Copernican Revolution

 Fan Cart Physics
 Gravitational Force
 Gravity Pitch
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer
 Torque and Moment of Inertia
 Uniform Circular Motion

2: Light and Matter

 Basic Prism
 Bohr Model of Hydrogen
 Bohr Model: Introduction
 Charge Launcher
 Coulomb Force (Static)
 Doppler Shift
 Doppler Shift Advanced
 Herschel Experiment
 Radiation
 Ripple Tank
 Star Spectra

3: Telescopes

 Basic Prism
 Laser Reflection
 Ray Tracing (Lenses)
 Ray Tracing (Mirrors)
 Refraction

4: The Solar System

 Comparing Earth and Venus
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer

5: Earth and Its Moon

 Free Fall Tower
 Ocean Tides
 Phases of the Moon
 Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
 Tides

6: The Terrestrial Planets

 Comparing Earth and Venus
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer

7: The Jovian Planets

 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer

8: Moons, Rings, and Plutoids

 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer

9: The Sun

 H-R Diagram
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer

10: Measuring the Stars

 H-R Diagram
 Star Spectra

11: The Interstellar Medium

 Star Spectra

12: Stellar Evolution

 H-R Diagram
 Star Spectra

13: Neutron Stars and Black Holes

 Star Spectra

17: Cosmology

 Star Spectra

18: Life in the Universe

 Solar System

Content correlation last revised: 2/22/2012