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Lunar Landscapes

Relax and enjoy a tour of the solar system focusing on some of the lesser known objects: Moons! We'll travel from the volcanic moon of Io orbiting Jupiter to the ice cliffs on Miranda around Uranus. Ending with a focus on our own moon and how we watch its changing phases.

Online Demonstrations:

  • Stellarium Sky Tour, Moons of the Solar System

At Home Activities:

  • Phases of the Moon with Marshmallows

At Home Materials:

  • Cardboard 18"x18" (roughly)

  • 8 regular sized marshmallows

  • Black Marker and colored pencils or colored pens

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