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SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY WEB AWARD from Scientific
Scientific American conferred its Science & Technology
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Hubble Zooms in on Shrapnel from an Exploded Star
Check out our engaging videos and clips on cosmic topics
Need to inspire your students about galaxies? Check out our Videos, in Teaching Tools, to find short, engaging introductions to concepts in astronomy. The videos serve as reference, pre-engagement, or reinforcement. In each topic, be sure to see our video versions of graphic organizers, in the "At-a-glance" clips. Go to the Videos section in Teaching Tools!
View images multiple ways in "A Hubble Gallery"
Can’t get enough of Hubble’s breathtaking images? Go to our “A Hubble gallery” section, where you’ll find more than one way to view many of Hubble's captivating images, including user-directed zooming and video zooms. Visitors can download images and videos. Take a look and see for yourself!
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In our popular, revamped Online Exploration, “HDF Academy,” it's now easy to follow in the footsteps of real astronomers. Use the same methods they used to coax secrets about the universe from the Hubble Deep Field. Are you a fan of real astronomical data? Check out HDF Academy!
"Tactile Astronomy" for tactile learners
Visit our "Tactile Astronomy" section, dedicated to providing images that make the universe touchable. We offer a library of specially prepared PDFs of some of Hubble's most amazing images, designed for microcapsule paper.
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