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Black Holes Buckets: No Escape (Astronomy Activity)

A simple, fun activity that helps visualize the warping of space by gravity. Stretch an fasten flexible fabric over the top of a bucket and encourage allow visitors to experiment with marbles and weights to discover some basics about gravity & black holes

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November 18, 2017

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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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