Replicating Copernicus: Scale Model Solar System
Using Chrome-suite-compatible device and (using spreadsheets and room-sized manipulatives) emulate grades 10–12 students replicating the scale model solar system first calculated by Copernicus 500 years ago. Join NESTA today!
Replicating Copernicus: Scale Model Solar System (right-click or control-click to download)
- Joel Rubin, Astronomy Teacher/Master Teacher, Stoughton High School
- Article: The Copernican Model: A Sun-Centered Solar System
- Article: Copernican Model of the Solar System
- To Scale: The Solar System