Earth, Moon, and Planets Lab, Spring 2006
Roban Hultman Kramer
Columbia University Astronomy Department


Getting Started in Astronomy flyer from Sky & Telescope

Exercise set one [latex]
Exercise set two [latex]
Exercise set three [latex]
Exercise set four [latex]

Observation Project (updated 2006-03-07):
Assignment [latex]
Star Chart for plotting planets.

Exercise set five [latex]
Exercise set six [latex]
Gas tube comparison spectra (from this page.)
Exercise set seven [latex]
Extra materials needed for the exoplanet lab.
NASA worksheet on Solar mass ejection velocities.
Exercise set eight [latex]
Exercise set nine [latex]
Actual planet positions [postscript]

Astronomy Lab Evaluation [latex]