Web links for Astronomy

Scale of the Universe

http://htwins.net/scale2/

Powers of Ten

http://www.powersof10.com/

Daily/nightly sky information

http://stardate.org/

http://www.timeanddate.com/moon/india/new-delhi

Cecelia Payne–elements, light, temperature, and composition of the universe

The Astrolabe

http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/en/tom_wujec_demos_the_13th_century_astrolabe.html

http://www.treehugger.com/clean-technology/ted-talk-13th-century-astrolabe-the-first-popular-computers.html

Lenses and telescopes from the Ring of Truth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqQs6LauvUc&list=PLIRCOr8Z3UMWA-u4ODe5G29hYFMLLsdmq

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlVt7EPoiaM&list=PLIRCOr8Z3UMWA-u4ODe5G29hYFMLLsdmq

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9HnpHbgr2hU&list=PLIRCOr8Z3UMWA-u4ODe5G29hYFMLLsdmq

Jantar Mantar

http://www.jantarmantar.org/

Mars Science

http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/

Mars Rovers

http://marsrovers.jpl.nasa.gov/home/index.html

Bad Astronomy

http://www.badastronomy.com/bad/index.html

Earth-Sun geometry and more

http://www.physicalgeography.net/fundamentals/6h.html

Weather on Mars                 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPEcURPyVY8

Powers of 10 http://powersof10.com/

Carbon Compounds on Mars

Cloudy with a chance of Aliens https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0-ljMNIKMw

The Ascent of Man — Jacob Bronowski
(excellent–nothing better since though it first appeared in the early 1970’s)

The Ascent of Man

Lower than the angels

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ioiP47bJ5d4

Harvest of the Seasons

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22AUKtuUmcI

The Grain in the Sand

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=678Q_rKiYJY

The Hidden Structure

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWearZF36dI

Music of the Spheres

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-xkq1ykUoA

The Starry Messenger

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o6eygDXE2nA

The Majestic Clockwork

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lk-d26mS70

The Drive for Power

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_h6XmcEdTI4

The Ladder of Creation

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQen4aeZZ7o

World within World

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQen4aeZZ7o

Knowledge or Certainty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wrbrYCLa2LE

Generation upon Generation

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNHhMgZIhfM

The Long Childhood

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKiDWagIIy0

 Carl Sagan’s Cosmos

 Important documentary series on the universe by a well-known astronomer

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dADUBcoEEHw&list=PLBA8DC67D52968201

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ClPShKs9Kr0&list=PLF8A93D75DEE8DAEB

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