PLEASE DOT THIS PROJECT ON SPACE DEBRIS Astronomy Research Presentation Description: You will individually research a specific area of research in astronomy using reliable/academic sources. You will then put your
PLEASE DOT THIS PROJECT ON SPACE DEBRIS Astronomy Research Presentation Description: You will individually research a specific area of research in astronomy using reliable/academic sources. You will then put your findings together and record a PowerPoint presentation using zoom (5-10 minutes). follow the instructions on how to record using zoom in this video. Make sure to submit mp4 file to the canvas- “Project Assignment”. Grade: You will be graded based on the rubric below. Topic: You may choose absolutely any topic; however everyone must submit a proposal for your topic to be accepted. For ideas, look at the “List of Possible Topics” below. Topics will be assigned on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis. The sooner you email me via canvas your proposal, the more likely you are to get the topic you want. Proposal will consist of: – Topic: A few sentences specifically explaining the topic you would like to research and record your presentation. – Sources: At least TWO reliable/academic sources you have found and intend on using. Rubric for Astronomy Research Presentation: Points Level (20 points) Gives definitions 5 Comparable level to coursework 10 use basic explanation (ties to course/ everyday life) 5 Length (8 points) Presentation is at least 5 min and no longer than 10 min 8 Slides (15 points) Includes image or something interesting & text on at least 80% of the slides 5 Text written in note form (no sentences) 5 All images and texts are clear and neat 5 Presentation (37 points) Organization (intro/ theory/ goals, details/description, conclusion/results/future) 12 Speaks loud and clear in the video 8 Does not read (you can of course use notes and look at your slides!) 8 Displays understanding of the topic 9 Accuracy (10) All basic science explained is correct 5 All research explained is correct 5 Sources (10) All sources used are listed on the last slide 5 All sources used are reliable 5 Total Points: 100 Other Topics: (must be scientific talks and include data of some sort) – Astronomy impacts on society – current / recent history – Astronomy impacts on society – ancient history Websites that might have other ideas: http://www.sciencemag.org/site/special/astro2012/index.xhtml http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_unsolved_problems_in_physics http://arstechnica.com/science/2010/08/next-decade-of-astronomy-focus-on-exoplanets-early- universe/
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