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    This fun, nighttime hands-on astronomy activity lets learners explore how long it takes for light from different objects in the universe to reach Earth. The activity shows participants the...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, groups cut out and sort cards showing items recovered from a crash landing on the Moon. The 12 items range from food and water to rope and matches to a self-inflating life raft....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this quick activity, learners practice locating a constellation in a map of very dark skies. The activity is designed to introduce the Orion, Big Dipper, and Sagittarius constellation patterns,...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    In this activity, learners work together to interpret an "alien message." The group pretends that this is the only message from an imaginary civilization, so there is no "key"...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    This hands-on astronomy activity lets learners hunt for different objects in the night sky that contribute to stellar and planetary formation, using a Treasure List. They will learn how stars and...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
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    This fun astronomy activity allows learners to experience finding stars in the night sky that will eventually go supernova. This activity is perfect for a star party outdoors. The PDF contains step...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Many people think the different stages in the life of a star are actually different types of stars, rather than just stages in the life of a single star. In this fun activity learners discover the...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    This fun and simple hands-on astronomy activity lets learners build a scale model of the universe with little more than adding machine tape. Learners are often surprised to find how empty the outer...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - adult 45 to 60 minutes

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