AS 102: Astronomy

Lab 3: The Moon and the Seasons

  1. Moon Phases
  2. Lunar Phases
  3. Lunar Phases Web Tool
  4. Seasons
  5. Applet: Seasons
  6. The Sun's Path
  7. The Motion of the Earth Around the Sun
  8. There is also a new set of WebWork problems.
  9. Earth-Moon-Sun Geometry Page (not required for the lab)

Lab 4: Motion of the Planets

  1. Ptolemy's Model
  2. Epicycles and Deferents
  3. Jupiter
  4. Demonstrating a Geocentric Model
  5. Demonstrating a Heliocentric Model
  6. Retrograde-O-Matic 2000
  7. Retrograde Motion of Mars and Venus
  8. Planetary Motion
  9. Ptolemy's Epicycles heliocentric, geocentric, and sky
  10. Stellar Parallax
  11. There is also a new set of WebWork problems.
  12. Alternative Solar Systems shows the models of Ptolemy, Copernicus, and Brahe. (not required for this lab)

Lab 5: Kepler's Laws

Lab 6: Light and Wein's Law

Lab 7: Telescopes

Lab 8: Patterns in the Solar System

Lab 9: Planet Temperatures

Lab 10: Photoelectric Photometry of the Pleiades

Lab 11: The Classification of Stellar Spectra

Lab 12: Studying the Stars

Lab 13: Hubble's Law

Lab: Exploring the HR Diagram

Lab: The Revolution of the Moons of Jupiter

Lab XX: Radio Astronomy of Pulsars

Lab XX: The Hubble Redshift Distance Relation