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Our Place in Our Galaxy - Size and Distance Scale Activity

Mentally construct a model of our place in the Milky Way Galaxy and the distribution of stars with just a coin and some birdseed.

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May 27, 2017

the Moon

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The Night Sky Network is a nationwide coalition of amateur astronomy clubs bringing the science, technology, and inspiration of NASA's missions to the general public. We share our time and telescopes to provide you with unique astronomy experiences at science museums, observatories, classrooms, and under the real night sky.

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