Exworthy Educational Resources

The Planets

Exploring Mars- Here is a great resource for learning about Mars. Find climate, history, maps, images, and more.

ExploreMarsNow.org- This Flash interactive Mars Habitat site explores the future Mars Base Layout, complete with buildings, rover, and amenities.

Planet Quest- This is another wonderful NASA site that explores the origin of planets. Also find links to the other great sites by NASA.

Exploring Planets in the Classroom- Here are detailed hands-on activities that teach space concepts, organized by solar system, volcanology, craters, earth, gradation, gravity, rocket forces, moon, remote sensing and more

Nine Planets- The Nine Planets is an overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of each of the planets and moons in our solar system. Each page has text and images, some have sounds and movies, most provide references to additional related information. This is a great resource.

Welcome to the Planets- This is a collection of many of the best images from NASA's planetary exploration program. Planet profiles and information are included with these great photos showing various locations on each planet.  All ages will benefit here.