Materials for Outreach - Making a Dry Ice Comet

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==Description==
==Description==
"Making a Comet in the Classroom" features a recipe for making a dry ice comet for classroom demonstrations. The resulting "comet" is a very effective demonstration that is dramatic and memorable, and shows how comets work.  
"Making a Comet in the Classroom" features a recipe for making a dry ice comet for classroom demonstrations. The resulting "comet" is a very effective demonstration that is dramatic and memorable, and shows how comets work.  
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==Download==
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==External Links==
==External Links==
*[http://www.noao.edu/ National Optical Astronomy Observatory]
*[http://www.noao.edu/ National Optical Astronomy Observatory]
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*[http://www.pacsci.org/ Pacific Science Center]
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*[http://rosetta.jpl.nasa.gov/index.cfm The Rosetta Mission Page on the JPL/NASA Website]
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*[http://sci.esa.int/science-e/www/area/index.cfm?fareaid=13 The Rosetta Mission Page on the ESA Website]
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Revision as of 03:32, 12 May 2011

Making a Comet in the Classroom was written by Dennis Schatz from the Pacific Science Center in 1985, and is one of the outreach resources distributed by the National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO).

Description

"Making a Comet in the Classroom" features a recipe for making a dry ice comet for classroom demonstrations. The resulting "comet" is a very effective demonstration that is dramatic and memorable, and shows how comets work.


Download

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