New York Science Teacher Image Gallery

your source of science images, photos and technical drawings

Orbit Of Planet D Around A Star520 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 Earth447 viewsShow the Moon and Earth as viewed from space.
Foucault Pendulum530 viewsFoucault pendulum swinging freely for 8 hours.
Stages In An Eclipse Of The Sun394 viewsStages in an eclipse of the Sun
Ellipse427 viewsConstructed ellipse. F1 and F2 are the foci of the ellipse
Altitude Of Polaris510 viewsShows an observer on Earth measuring the altitude of Polaris.
Electromagnetic Energy Given Off By The Sun451 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 Orbit502 viewsMoon in its orbit, as viewed from above Earth’s North Pole.
Noontime Shadow460 viewsShows the noontime shadow cast by a vertical post located in New York State.
Shadows Cast449 viewsNoontime shadows cast by a student and a tree.
Angle Of Insolation438 viewsRelationship between the angle of insolation and the intensity of insolation
Earth’s Rotation465 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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