Research work in astronomy - measuring M87's jet

Measuring sizes in space : M87's jet
  • m87_jet
Description

Measurement of the jet in the galaxy M87 Planetarium activity

m87 jet

 

Grades: High School
Subject: measurement of the jet in the galaxy M87

Description:
Intended Learning Outcomes
We will analyze the image of the Galaxy M87, which was taken via the L.O.P.C robotic telescope system.

Summary
How can we measure the length of the jet emitted from a distant galaxy within the classroom?


Materials
Included hand book and online resources

Strategies for Diverse Learners
Booklet activities

Emerald Planetariums Technologies
Live-observatory-planetarium connection [L.O.P.C]
http://emerald-planetariums.com/en/emerald-planetarium/live-astronomy-planetarium.html
Planetarium simulation software MV2
http://emerald-planetariums.com/en/emerald-planetarium/edu-astronomy-materials.html
PLANETARIUM 360 PROJECTION FULLDOME SYSTEMS
http://emerald-planetariums.com/en/planetariums.html


Links:
http://www.bareket-astro.com/astronomy-astrophysics-schools-projects-seminars/astronomy-school-research-work.html

 

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Measurement of the jet in the galaxy M87 Planetarium activity

m87 jet

 

Grades: High School
Subject: measurement of the jet in the galaxy M87

Description:
Intended Learning Outcomes
We will analyze the image of the Galaxy M87, which was taken via the L.O.P.C robotic telescope system.

Summary
How can we measure the length of the jet emitted from a distant galaxy within the classroom?


Materials
Included hand book and online resources

Strategies for Diverse Learners
Booklet activities

Emerald Planetariums Technologies
Live-observatory-planetarium connection [L.O.P.C]
http://emerald-planetariums.com/en/emerald-planetarium/live-astronomy-planetarium.html
Planetarium simulation software MV2
http://emerald-planetariums.com/en/emerald-planetarium/edu-astronomy-materials.html
PLANETARIUM 360 PROJECTION FULLDOME SYSTEMS
http://emerald-planetariums.com/en/planetariums.html


Links:
http://www.bareket-astro.com/astronomy-astrophysics-schools-projects-seminars/astronomy-school-research-work.html