LEGO Simulation of the Kepler Museum

Second item tagged with both pedagogy and science tonight, but there are some amazing things happening out there. I don’t think we have all the LEGO parts for the orrery described in this NASA page, but it’s great to know it’s possible, and my thanks to the Kepler Mission Education Team for coming up with this:

Image of Lego Orrery Courtesty of NASA

The full write-up, with links for PDFs to build one yourself, is here.

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