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Author:Bruce Bryson
Description: A series of images based on the book Powers of Ten, by Philip and Phyllis Morrison and the Office of Charles and Ray Eames. Each picture's subject is ten times wider or narrower than the next. Images range from quarks at 10-16 meters to groups of galaxies at 1025 meters. Includes related information about objects of each size, and Java animations of the images.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Video, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Exponents/Roots, Terms/Units of Measure, Large Numbers, Astronomy, Human Biology, Chemistry, Quantum Theory

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