Intro Astro Videos, Activities and Links
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This is where you will find videos, pdf's of in-class activities and links used in Dr. Buckner's planetary astronomy class


Selective Attention Video

YouTube Size Comparison video     

Journey to the Big Bang WMAP

Greek Retrograde Motion

Copernican Retrograde Motion

Apollo 15 Falling Bodies demonstration

Newton's Cannon   

Shoemaker-Levy 9 Visualization

Shoemaker-Levy 9 Fireball

2010 Jupiter Impact video  SOFIA video

LIGO Chirp      LIGO Interferrometer

LIGO Merging Black Holes Simulation

Pizza Toss video       Ice Skater Spin-up 

Hammer Toss video      Dinosaur Killer Meteor

Stopping a Meteor Impact      Deep Impact clip

2013 Russian Meteor Impact 

Eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Eruption of Mount St. Helens

Water Erosion and Deltas     Martian Dust Devils

Truck Drives Through Dust Devil