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Tour the ISS in 360 degrees

ISS schematic

Tour the International Space Station in interactive mode. Navigate through all the modules in 360 degrees panorama view.
Find the link on our ISS page here.

Modeling Gravitational Waves in the Classroom

Gravwaves

Last month, Caltech scientists made a historic announcement, that for the first time they directly detected gravitational waves. This confirmed an important piece of Einstein’s theory of relativity. JPL education specialist Lyle Tavernier, shows how you can use simple materials, such as gelatin, marbles, a mirror and a laser pointer, to turn this exciting news into a lesson in modeling that meets Next Generation Science Standards.
More here.