Astronomy 2008-2009 Welcome to our class The following images represent a sampling of what we will learn about this year  ...
What is this? How far away is it? http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/474783096/
Is this the same object as the previous slide? If not, how many of these are out there? http://flickr.com/photos/astroguy/...
Where did this come from? How old is it? http://flickr.com/photos/xamad/518876976/
The Pleiades: do UFO’s and the ‘gray aliens’ really come from here? http://flickr.com/photos/djmccrady/356172129/
  How and why do the stars move? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/511862945/
Why do stars circle the sky? http://flickr.com/photos/strangejourney/452412475/
Is this a black hole or something more weird? http://flickr.com/photos/betelgeux/134771217/
A couple of neighbors…are they really this size? http://flickr.com/photos/bluedharma/91052455/
What does Galileo have to do with this? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/298926888/
????????????? http://flickr.com/photos/makelessnoise/113177920/
How does the moon change shape? http://flickr.com/photos/joka2000/83405007/
Why does the moon change color? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/183865953/
Is this solid, liquid or gas…why? http://flickr.com/photos/elsie/50897315/
Meteor or comet? What is the difference? http://flickr.com/photos/mathieustruck/410833031/
Obseravtories on a mountaintop? Why? http://flickr.com/photos/35188692@N00/2282306375/
How do these things ‘see’ stars? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/309711581/
Bad science fiction movie actor or the real thing? http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/2074667653/
Real or fake? How do we know?   http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/436668227/
Is it really round? Some say it is flat. http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/263570357/
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Intro To Astronomy 2008 2009

  1. 1. Astronomy 2008-2009 Welcome to our class The following images represent a sampling of what we will learn about this year along with a few of the questions we will answer. Enjoy
  2. 2. What is this? How far away is it? http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/474783096/
  3. 3. Is this the same object as the previous slide? If not, how many of these are out there? http://flickr.com/photos/astroguy/27202435/
  4. 4. Where did this come from? How old is it? http://flickr.com/photos/xamad/518876976/
  5. 5. The Pleiades: do UFO’s and the ‘gray aliens’ really come from here? http://flickr.com/photos/djmccrady/356172129/
  6. 6. How and why do the stars move? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/511862945/
  7. 7. Why do stars circle the sky? http://flickr.com/photos/strangejourney/452412475/
  8. 8. Is this a black hole or something more weird? http://flickr.com/photos/betelgeux/134771217/
  9. 9. A couple of neighbors…are they really this size? http://flickr.com/photos/bluedharma/91052455/
  10. 10. What does Galileo have to do with this? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/298926888/
  11. 11. ????????????? http://flickr.com/photos/makelessnoise/113177920/
  12. 12. How does the moon change shape? http://flickr.com/photos/joka2000/83405007/
  13. 13. Why does the moon change color? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/183865953/
  14. 14. Is this solid, liquid or gas…why? http://flickr.com/photos/elsie/50897315/
  15. 15. Meteor or comet? What is the difference? http://flickr.com/photos/mathieustruck/410833031/
  16. 16. Obseravtories on a mountaintop? Why? http://flickr.com/photos/35188692@N00/2282306375/
  17. 17. How do these things ‘see’ stars? http://flickr.com/photos/fortphoto/309711581/
  18. 18. Bad science fiction movie actor or the real thing? http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/2074667653/
  19. 19. Real or fake? How do we know? http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/436668227/
  20. 20. Is it really round? Some say it is flat. http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/263570357/

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