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Grades 3-5 (Ages 8-10)

Resources

Pluto February 19, 2016

Jupiter's Moons February 19, 2016

Asteroid

Asteroids February 19, 2016

Neptune

Neptune February 10, 2016

Uranus

Uranus February 10, 2016

Mars

Mars February 10, 2016

Mars meteorite

Meteorites May 19, 2010

Equipment Tips May 14, 2010

What to Look For May 14, 2010

Become a Stargazer April 14, 2010

Mercury March 7, 2006

Radio Programs

Comet NeoWise A bright comet in the evening sky July 21, 2020

Moon and Mars A neighbor world gets brighter February 28, 2016

The Whole Gang The worlds of the solar system February 1, 2016

Moon and Jupiter A big moon takes a beating January 26, 2016

Moon and Mars Lighting up the waning Moon — after this. January 2, 2016

Featured Images

Radio view of asteroid 2015 TB145, which will pass close to Earth on Halloween

Boo! October 31, 2015

Backlit view of Pluto landscape from New Horizons

Hazy Skies September 22, 2015

Comet Crawl September 14, 2015

New Horizons view of young mountains on Pluto

Ice Mountains July 15, 2015

First Eyes on Mars July 13, 2015

July 12 views of Charon and Pluto from New Horizons

Hours Away July 13, 2015

New Horizons view of Pluto and Charon, July 1, 2015

Best Shot July 7, 2015

Encounter between Venus and Jupiter, July 2015

Planetary Headlights July 2, 2015

Views of the Venus-Jupiter evening encounter, June 26-July 4, 2015

Brilliant Encounter June 26, 2015

A mosaic of spacecraft images shows the varied surface of Ganymede

Hiding an Ocean June 20, 2015

Sunset at Gale Crater, Mars, April 2015

Blue Skies May 14, 2015

Artist's concept of Earth's distant future

Bright Future April 29, 2015

View of Loki Patera, a lake of molten rock on Io, a moon of Jupiter

Hot Lake March 29, 2015