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The Hidden Lives of Galaxies - The Universe as Scientists Know It

Activity # 8 — The Universe as Scientists Know It


Student will be able to assess his/her degree of understanding of what makes up the universe as scientists know it.


Using knowledge gained, fill in the concept map with the following terms: Planetary Systems, Galaxies, Planets, Sun, Venus, Moon, Stars, Sirius, Solar System, Comet, Meteor, Open Clusters, Stellar Regions, Jupiter, Titan, Solar Neighborhood, M80.

The Universe as Scientists Know It


A service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), Dr. Alan Smale (Director), within the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at NASA/GSFC

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