Telescopes As Time Machines Passport

Telescopes As Time Machines Passport

  • Nighttime Event
  • Target Audience
  • Child, Teen, Adult
The "Passport Through Time" handout shows the difference between each of three different distance categories: within our Solar System, within the Milky Way, and within the rest of the universe.
To be handed out to visitors at star parties to guide their tour of the telescopes.

First file includes activity description guide. The second file is just the handout.
Use the link to this month's starmap to find out what you can see in the sky.


Video

Telescopes as Time Machines

Demonstration of the activity on YouTube.

Activity Key

Daytime Event
Daytime Event
Nighttime Event
Nighttime Event
Inside Venue
Inside Venue
Outside Venue
Outside Venue
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