Grade Level: 6–12
Whirling bodies. Gaseous fireballs.
Uncharted planets. Tumbling asteroids.
This interactive CD-ROM from
Discovery Channel brings the solar
system to life. Build a scale model of the
solar system, study the rate of rotation of the planets, learn about
Earth’s sun screen, or observe andwrite about solar fl ares. Video
Adventures include Introducing the SolarSystem; Fireball; Comets,
Meteors, and Meteorites; Heavenly Bodies and more! Includes a
Teacher’s Guide. Macintosh and Windows compatible. Simulations
include Using a Telescope, Projectile Motion, Solar Energy and