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Eclipsing Binary Stars Lab

Screenshot of portion of the simulator.
Screenshot of portion of the simulator.


The NAAP Eclipsing Binary Stars Lab demonstrates how information about stars which can not be directly observed can be inferred from a special class of binary stars – eclipsing binaries.


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Details and resources for this lab – including demonstration guides, in-class worksheets, and technical documents – can be found on the instructor's page. Some resources are not available for all modules.

Student Guide

Eclipsing Binary Stars Student Guide (pdf)

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