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Gamma Rays

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Swift and GLAST-Gamma Rays Part 3
From YouTube, produced by NASA
What's the difference between the Swift and GLAST satellites? Both missions look at gamma-ray bursts (GRBs), but in different ways. Swift can rapidly and precisely determine the locations of GRBs and observe their afterglows at X-ray, ultraviolet, an... [more]
Found by Barb in Gamma Rays
November 8, 2009 at 09:49 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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What is GLAST? Gamma Rays Part 1
From YouTube, produced by NASA
The Universe is home to numerous exotic and beautiful phenomena, some of which can generate inconceivable amounts of energy. GLAST will open a new window on this high-energy world. With GLAST, astronomers will have a superior tool to study how black ... [more]
Found by Barb in Gamma Rays
November 8, 2009 at 09:46 PM
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Viewing Gamma Rays (Interactive)
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
In this interactive activity adapted from NASA, learn about gamma rays and how astronomers use them to study the universe. Explore the electromagnetic spectrum and investigate how the wavelength, frequency, and energy of a wave are related. Learn how... [more]
May 26, 2012 at 11:23 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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What are Gamma Rays? Part 2
From YouTube, produced by NASA
Somewhere out in the vast depths of space, a giant star explodes with the power of millions of suns. As the star blows up, a black hole forms at its center. The black hole blows two blowtorches in opposite directions, in narrow jets of gamma rays. NA... [more]
Found by Barb in Gamma Rays
November 8, 2009 at 09:44 PM
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Ages: 9 - 15
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Accidental Discoveries
From teachersdomain.org, produced by WPSU
The Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (1963) of the Cold War lead to the launching of several satellites to detect nuclear energy blasts. Satellites did detect blasts, not from the earth or our moon as expected, but from random places all over the sky. This se... [more]
Found by begamatt in Gamma Rays
October 7, 2010 at 09:23 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Accidental Discoveries
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by NASA
The Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (1963) of the Cold War lead to the launching of several satellites to detect nuclear energy blasts. Satellites did detect blasts, not from the earth or our moon as expected, but from random places all over the sky. This se... [more]
April 9, 2012 at 10:14 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Colliding Neutron Stars Create Black Hole and Gamma-ray Burst
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
This video from NASA describes the detailed computer modeling used to predict that colliding neutron stars can produce gamma-ray bursts similar to those associated with black holes. Building on prior models showing that colliding neutron stars could ... [more]
April 23, 2012 at 12:45 AM
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Cause of short gamma-ray bursts
From astronomy.com
This three minute video explains some of the interesting facts about gamma-rays and it also has a written script that helps students follow this fast moving video. Good graphics. Video is on bottom of page. For students who have a good background i... [more]
Found by freealan in Gamma Rays
April 9, 2011 at 11:33 PM
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