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~December 2009 IYA Discovery Guide

Discovering New Worlds

~December 2009 IYA Discovery Guide: <br><b>Discovering New Worlds</b> ~December 2009 IYA Discovery Guide:
Discovering New Worlds

Use these IYA Discovery Guides to participate in the excitement of the International Year of Astronomy. December's theme is Discovering New Worlds. Find out how NASA astronomers are finding planets around other stars and what characteristics they are hunting for in search of extraterrestrial life with the activity What is the "Habitable Zone"?

Activity Video: See it in actionActivity Video: See it in action

Download FileDownload December 2009 IYA Discovery Guide (PDF, 874 KB)

Go to URLDownload these Planetary Postcards of exoplanets
Go to URLUse Star Maps to find other stars with planets
Go to URLKepler Mission Star Wheels
Go to URLSee how we are searching for planets with this PPT
Go to URLCheck out What's Up in the sky now with this video
Go to URLFind out what else is happening for IYA in the US


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