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ERIC Number: EJ665272
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1059-0145
Learning by the Sun: Observing Seasonal Declination with a Vertical Sundial.
Klein, Judy L.; Riskin, Adrian
Journal of Science Education and Technology, v12 n1 p81-88 Mar 2003
Designs and constructs a sundial for the purpose of observing the declination of the sun, thus marking solar seasonal variation. Discusses the design of a dial that emphasizes a working space for observations on solar declination and methods for determining the position of the nodus such that lines of declination can be observed every day of the year. (Contains 15 references.) (Author/YDS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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