New York Science Teacher Image Gallery

your source of science images, photos and technical drawings

Orbit Of Planet D Around A Star525 viewsShows the orbit of planet D around the star Upsilon Andromedae. The dashed lines show where the paths of the first four planets of our solar system would be located if they were going around Upsilon Andromedae instead of the Sun.
Moon And Earth452 viewsShow the Moon and Earth as viewed from space.
Foucault Pendulum535 viewsFoucault pendulum swinging freely for 8 hours.
Stages In An Eclipse Of The Sun399 viewsStages in an eclipse of the Sun
Ellipse433 viewsConstructed ellipse. F1 and F2 are the foci of the ellipse
Altitude Of Polaris515 viewsShows an observer on Earth measuring the altitude of Polaris.
Electromagnetic Energy Given Off By The Sun456 viewsShows the types of electromagnetic energy given off by the Sun. The shaded part of the diagram shows the approximate amount of each type actually reaching Earth’s surface.
Moon In Its Orbit507 viewsMoon in its orbit, as viewed from above Earth’s North Pole.
Noontime Shadow465 viewsShows the noontime shadow cast by a vertical post located in New York State.
Shadows Cast452 viewsNoontime shadows cast by a student and a tree.
Angle Of Insolation442 viewsRelationship between the angle of insolation and the intensity of insolation
Earth’s Rotation470 views

Represents the direction of Earth’s rotation as it appears from above the North Pole. Point X is a location on Earth’s surface.
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