Explore the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Moon Phase Simulator

Explore the animation: http://astro.unl.edu/classaction/animations/lunarcycles/lunarapplet.html

Note: Requires Adobe Flash Player.

 

Create a sketch of your model after reading “The Moon Compared to Earth”:”

Article: https://www.universetoday.com/20489/moon-compared-to-earth/

 

STEM Career: Planetarium Worker

Depending on the size of the planetarium, staff can manage every aspect or handle specific tasks, from customer service to program planning, educational events, and creating and installing scientific displays. They may also be responsible for maintaining the theater atmosphere and property.

Tools of the Trade

Theater equipment, such as lighting and sound

Education Required

Some knowledge of astronomy, astrophysics, or a related field; perhaps design experience; maybe a bachelor’s degree in electrical or mechanical engineering

ASK

IMAGINE

Explore the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Moon Phase Simulator

Explore the animation: http://astro.unl.edu/classaction/animations/lunarcycles/lunarapplet.html

Note: Requires Adobe Flash Player.

PLAN

Create a sketch of your model after reading "The Moon Compared to Earth"

Article: https://www.universetoday.com/20489/moon-compared-to-earth/

CAREER CONNECTION

STEM Career: Planetarium Worker

Depending on the size of the planetarium, staff can manage every aspect or handle specific tasks, from customer service to program planning, educational events, and creating and installing scientific displays. They may also be responsible for maintaining the theater atmosphere and property.

Tools of the Trade

Theater equipment, such as lighting and sound

Education Required

Some knowledge of astronomy, astrophysics, or a related field; perhaps design experience; maybe a bachelor's degree in electrical or mechanical engineering