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Astronomy: Books & Media

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Reference Books

Online Media

Private Universe Project in Science
A video workshop on teaching science for grade K-12 educators; 9 ninety-minute video programs, 1 fifteen-minute facilitator's video, workshop guide, and Web site.  Produced by the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. 1995.

Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science
9 videos on Life Science, Earth and Space Science, and Physical Science. Produced by Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. 2004.

The Habitable Planet: A Systems Approach to Environmental Science
A video course for high school teachers and college level instruction; 13 half-hour video programs, online text, professional development guide, and Web site on Environmental Science;">  Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in association with the Harvard University Center for the Environment. 2007.

eBooks (from EBSCOhost)