When outside the classroom, visit Kid-Ventures for astronomy
jokes, games, puzzles and other adventures in space.
For links that can help with school projects or scientific research,
blast off into Outerspace. View NASA's solar system simulator,
find homework help and science project ideas in Amazing Space,
and even find out how to go to space camp. Outerspace is a great
reference tool for students of all ages to learn more about the
universe and science.
The Cosmic Classroom is the home base for educators. Teachers
will find classroom guides for the star shows at the Jordan Planetarium,
including the Maine Learning Results data relevant to each show
and links to field trip information. The Cosmic Classroom is home
base for tools to help students learn about science and astronomy.
Discovery is a tour of the solar system and much more. Learn
about the nine planets, our Sun and the Milky Way Galaxy, with
amazing space images and information about all things fascinating
in our universe.
Umaine is the home of the Physics and Astronomy Department at
the University of Maine at Orono. Meet the faculty and staff along
with alumni and undergraduate and graduate students. There is
also information on signing up for undergraduate and graduate
courses in physics or astronomy at UMO.