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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Objects

Pale Blue Dot - This term refers to the appearance of Earth in a certain photo taken from a great distance away.

Universe - This is a set of galaxies.

Cosmos - This term encompass everything that exists.

The Solar System - This is the star system that the Earth is located in.

Voyager 1 and 2 - These are robotic spacecraft launched in 1977.

Rings - Four planets are known to have this feature, but it is not known why.

Moons - All planets except two have this feature.

Aliens - SETI scans...

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