8 Astronomy

Membrane Table

demonstration image
Catalog: 
8B40.30
Location: 
0-0
Rubber sheet with grid is stretched on a frame. One or two rods can be pressed into the sheet at locations along a diagonal.

The Seasons

Catalog: 
8A10.170
Location: 
16-2
Blue Planet Globe with internal lamp and moving internal shroud. Repeatedly cycles through the seasons with a period of a few minutes.

Earth Globe - Blue Planet

Catalog: 
8A20.10D
Location: 
16-2
Beautiful large globe. Can be used with internal illumination and moving shroud simulating the seasons.

Moon Globe

demonstration image
Catalog: 
8A20.10E
Location: 
16-3
12" diameter

Venus globe

Catalog: 
8A20.10F
Location: 
16-3
12" diameter

Mars Globe

demonstration image
Catalog: 
8A20.10G
Location: 
16-3
12" Diameter

Eclipse

demonstration image
Catalog: 
8A10.30
Location: 
16-4
The Inflatable Eclipse Kit is used to show solar and lunar eclipses.

Moon & Tides

Catalog: 
8A10.330
Location: 
16-1
A segment of a large rubber band with three holes punched in it used as a model of the moon & tides.

Celestial Sphere

demonstration image
Catalog: 
8A10.80A
Location: 
18-1
Trippensee

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