Curriculum Collections: Discovering the Unvierse

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Orion Nebula

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American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)


Explore the concepts that underlie the study of the stars and other heavenly bodies, and how astrophysicists analyze their distant light for clues to their physical and chemical properties. This Special Collection sets out the fundamentals and demonstrates them in a set of articles, activities, and reference lists for all ages.

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