Little Books of Gaia

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Subject: science
Level: primary, lower secondary
Languages: Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, Magyar, Nederlands
Type: support materials
Format: PDFs

The Little Books of Gaia are A4-page-size summaries that cover different aspects of the Gaia mission and which can be folded into little booklets.

Tales of the Universe - an introduction to astronomy.
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History of astrometry - What is astrometry? Why do we want to measure the distances to the stars? What techniques have astronomers used for this?
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The galaxy in which we live - How Gaia will revolutionise our understanding of astronomy and, in particular, how it will reveal the origin and evolution of our Milky Way galaxy.
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A 3-D tour of our galaxy - A three-dimensional journey to well-known stars and clusters in our galaxy.
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Everything you ever wanted to know about Gaia! - An answer to all those questions about Gaia that you wanted to ask.
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The search for planets - Gaia will find enormous numbers of other planets outside our Solar System. This booklet explains how.
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