Digital Astronomy in Education

Saïd Boutiche

Abstract


What causes seasons? Why day and night durations are so different with seasons? Why the position of the full moon seems directed to the south in summer while it seems directed to the north in winter?
It is the purpose of this computer simulation to provide an interactive application, programmed in Java language to explore the issues related to the above questions.

Keywords


Computer animation- Java 3D- graphic representation- cognition- digital astronomy- Java 3D

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International Journal of Online and Biomedical Engineering (iJOE) – eISSN: 2626-8493
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