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Top 10 Ways to Stop an Asteroid Community - Ask-an-expert
(College Freshman - Continuing Education)
Aerospace Engineering NEEDS
A but more science fiction than science, but this article with images by Discovery News provides some interesting solutions with some scientific basis.  ... more
Asteroid Impact Unknown
(6 - 8)
General Engineering, Engineering Science TeachEngineering
Asteroid Impact is an 8-10 class long (350-450 min) earth science curricular unit where student teams are posed with the scenario that an asteroid will impact earth. They must design the location and size of underground caverns to  ... more
The Nine planets for kids Reference - General
(PreK-K - 8)
Astronomy NEEDS
An introduction to the solar system for children. Very nicely illustrated and divided into small increments covering the inner, and outter soloar system, and the Asteroid Belt.  ... more
Testing the Caverns - Optional Teaching - Laboratory/Experiment/Field Activity
(6 - 8)
General Engineering, Engineering Science TeachEngineering
This activity provides a fun, activity-based closure to the Asteroid Impact unit. Students build model caverns using paper mache or clay and bury them in a tray of sand. Next, they test the models by dropping balls onto them to s  ... more
Testing the Caverns (Optional) Teaching - Lecture/Presentation
(6 - 8)
General Engineering, Engineering Science TeachEngineering
This lesson provides a fun, activity-based closure to the Asteroid Impact unit. Students build model caverns using paper mache or clay and bury them in a tray of sand. Next, they test the models by dropping balls onto them to sim  ... more
Asteroids Teaching - Lecture/Presentation
(7 - 9)
General Engineering, Engineering Science TeachEngineering
In this lesson, students learn some basic facts about asteroids in our solar system. The main focus is on the size of asteroids and how that relates to the potential danger of an asteroid colliding with the Earth. Students are bri  ... more
What's the Problem Teaching - Lecture/Presentation
(6 - 8)
General Engineering, Engineering Science TeachEngineering
Lesson 1 introduces the Asteroid Impact unit. Students will read the President’s memo to receive their ‘marching orders’. Student teams are then formed and are given the student packet that includes worksheets and maps. Each team  ... more
Space calendar Community - General
(PreK-K - Continuing Education)
Astronomy NEEDS
Just what it says, but more. This is a calendar of most everything happening related to space. It covers one year, and is packed full of lots of different events and activities. Asteroids have paths charted with interactive mov  ... more
The Nine (or is it 8?) Planets - Website for Kids Reference - General
(PreK-K - 8)
Aerospace Engineering NEEDS
This site is a version of The Nine Planets, made simpler for younger kids to explore the solar system. It discusses overall characteristics of the solar system in general, then by planet and object: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, As  ... more
Ice in Antarctica - Nightmare scenario delayed Teaching - Case Study
(3 - College Freshman)
Earth Sciences NEEDS
Case study from the Whyfiles, with interactive activities, data and graphics. "Like a bobsled poised above a perilous run, the Antarctic ice sheets are in position for a quick downhill slide into the Southern Ocean. And while t  ... more
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