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25 So Beautiful Nature Gifs The world is full of beautiful sceneries that cannot be left without appreciation. Animals are good posers and make adorable faces. A monkey enjoys a lot playing in heavy rain. They feel pleasure swimming in the water and get excited when rain drops fall on them. Monkeys are very mischievous and it is pleasure to watch them. Colorful birds look so sweet sucking from flowers. Earth & Space Science Essential Science for Teachers Exploring topics that range from soil to the solar system, Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science provides participants the opportunity to increase their science content knowledge and develop new understandings of how this content connects to K - 6 classrooms. The Geologic Timeline "Which came first, the chicken or the egg?"

10 Coolest Non-Planetary Objects In Our Solar System Space Space is awesome. There’s no arguing that. But all of the really cool stuff is way out there—beyond the edges our solar system—in deep space. In fact, our solar system is pretty lousy. Everyone learns about it in first grade: You’ve got nine planets (or eight since Pluto got the boot), a few boring moons flying around them, the Sun, and that’s pretty much it—right? Alexandre Bouchard-Côté General Email: bouchard AT stat.ubc.caAssistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at UBCPath: McGill -> UCB -> UBC. AKA: Alex, Bouchard, or 卜利森. See also: how to typeset my last name.Office: ESB, Room 3124Resumé (last updated: Nov. '13) Research Interests SCA Artisan Love: THL Eva vanOldeBroek (+ Beginner Sprang Tutorial) - Artisans - artisan love doll sprang - Honor Before Victory [This is the second in a series of articles on SCA artisans who inspire, teach, encourage, and/or make the Society a better place for us all! I learned so much through other artisans while preparing for the A&S Pentathlon, and now it is my turn to shine the love on them, learn more about their craft, and introduce them to you.] The Honorable Eva vanOldeBroek tells me she is “craft ADD,” but I beg to differ.

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Digital Photography 101: How to photograph meteor showers - Steve's Digicams In an earlier edition of our low-light photography series, we talked about how to photograph the moon and stars. Today, with the Perseid meteor shower gearing up for a lovely showing, we'll talk specifically about how to get great photos of the so-called shooting stars and other celestial events. What's in a name?

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Supermoon – Super Moon A Supermoon is a full Moon or a new Moon at its closest point to Earth; also called perigee. A Supermoon looks around 12 to 14% bigger than its counterpart, the Micromoon. Perigee and Apogee The Moon's orbit around the Earth is not a perfect circle, but elliptical, with one side closer to the Earth than the other. The point on the Moon's orbit closest to the Earth, is called the perigee and the point farthest away is the apogee.

The Solar System Our solar neighborhood is an exciting place. The Solar System is full of planets, moons, asteroids, comets, minor planets, and many other exciting objects. Learn about Io, the explosive moon that orbits the planet Jupiter, or explore the gigantic canyons and deserts on Mars.

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