Educational Resources at the NSSDCA

NASA's NASA Space Science Data Coordinated Archive (NSSDCA) offers a wide range of materials related to NASA spaceflight missions. They include images, data, models, and software as well as descriptions of spacecraft and experiments in astrophysics, space plasma and solar physics, and lunar and planetary sciences.


Astronomy page
Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 - Images and Information on the Impact with Jupiter
NSSDCA Photogallery - Astronomical Images

Planetary Science

Planetary Fact Sheets - Information on the Planets
Guide to the Planets - Links to Information on the Planets, Comets, and Asteroids
Chronology of Lunar and Planetary Exploration - History of Planetary and Lunar Missions
Schoolyard Solar System - Build a Scale-Model Solar System
Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 - Images and Information on the Impact with Jupiter
Planetary Images - Over 200 Images and Captions on CD-ROM
Welcome to the Planets - An Educational CD-ROM
Regional Planetary Image Facilities - Links and Contact Information
Planetary Science Home Page
NSSDCA Catalog of Spaceborne Imaging - Planetary Images
NSSDCA Photogallery - Planetary Images

Solar and Space Physics

Solar Stereo Pair Images - X-Ray Images of the Sun
Other Images of the Sun - H-Alpha and X-Ray
The Magnetosphere - An On-Line Lesson by Dr. James L. Green
NASA Space Physics Missions - A List to Detailed Information on the Missions
Space Physics page
Solar Physics page
NSSDCA Photogallery - Solar Images

General Resources

NSSDCA CD-ROM Catalog - Order CD-ROMs from NSSDCA
Space Science Education Home Page - More Information on Educational Resources
WAIS Search of the NSSDCA Web Site

NSSDCA Home Page

Dr. David R. Williams,
NSSDCA, Mail Code 690.1
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771

NASA Official: Dave Williams,
Last Updated: 30 December 2004, DRW