This activity introduces students to the concepts of the redshift of a receding star. Students will learn about the properties of light, the Doppler effect, and also about Hubble's discovery of the expansion of the universe.
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Keywords:Vocational/Professional Development Education,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003061208044T,Higher Education,NSDL,High School,Physics,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Hubble,Cosmology,Stars,Engineering,red shift,Space Science,spectroscopy,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Astronomy,Optics,Doppler shift
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