Reading on Gamma rays.
Student Activity building a electromagnetic spectrum. Teacher demonstration of diffraction grading using a CD.
Julia discussed the teacher lesson plan development for the course. Topics include :
Skype conference with scientist Dieter Hartman
Read article ” A crooked path” Gamma Rays.
Topics in QA
Gamma ray bursts
Space laboratory , eg. Sun
Applications of gamma rays in medicine, home land security, detection of substances that are threat to the nation. Treatment of cancers using gamma rays. Gamma knife surgery.
Students and teachers signed up for ‘Galaxy Zoo’
Galaxy Zoo Tutorial assists in classifying galaxies.