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Moon Mappers

Main Project Information
Presented By CosmoQuest
Goal Help scientists better understand the lunar surface.
Task Identify, measure, and classify images of craters on the moon.
Where Global, anywhere on the planet Edwardsville, 62026 IL 62026
Description

Help NASA identify craters on the Moon

As seen in Chapter 4 of Citizen Science by Caren Cooper.

How to Join
Website http://cosmoquest.org/?application=simply_craters
Social Media
Participation Fee $0
Expenses $0
Required Gear

Online connection

Ideal Age Group Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families
Spend the Time indoors
Type of Activity Exclusively online, At school, At home
Class Materials http://cosmoquest.org/x/educatorszone/terraluna-connecting-earth-and-moon/
Media Mentions
and Publications
Tags astronomy, craters, geology, lunar, moon, nasa, planetary science, planets, reconnaissance orbiter camera, space exploration
Project Updated 12/29/2016