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See also: Computer Interactives and Simulations

Large Museum Exhibit
Alien Earths exhibit entry sign
Alien Earths large museum exhibit produced by Space Science Institute of Boulder CO.

Table Top Models—Orreries
Lego orrery
Orreries—Models to demonstrate the principle of how Kepler will find extrasolar planets by the transit method

Software for Table Top Models
Light grapher icon
LightGrapher—software to graph brightness changes of a light bulb (or even any light colored object) when another darker object passes in front of it

Model of Kepler Photometer
Dierking model
Dierking transit detector model

Paper Model
Paper model
Paper model of the Kepler spacecraft