The Earth, Sun, and Moon

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Subject: Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Topics: Solar system
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Planetary ScienceKeywords: orbit, seasons, equinox, solstice, barycenter, evection