Using a strip of paper, patrons construct a quick scale model of the distances between the objects of our solar system.
|Add a Tech Twist||Optional: Try using Google Earth or another map mobile application to help create a sense of scale!|
|Hints for uses in your library||This activity is great for a star party!|
NASA's Solar System Exploration Website
Exploratorium - Calculating Scale Models of the Solar System
|Originating Source||NASA's Night Sky Network|
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