Regional Planetary Image Facility Network
Collection of activities, materials, and videos of general interest and appropriate for classroom or informal educational settings.
- Apollo Landing Site Quicktime VR
QuickTime video views of the Apollo mission landing sites. Hawai’i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology, University of Hawaii. Appropriate for middle school and above.
- Educational Posters
Impact cratering posters from Space Imagery Center, University of Arizona
- Field Trip Practicums
Field trips sponsored by the Space Imagery Center, University of Arizona
- Grover: Geologic Rover
Video of Grover the Rover at work in the Cinder Lake crater field and provides a moon rover driving lesson. Astrogeology Science Center, USGS. Appropriate for any age.
- Maps and Globes
Download, print, and make your own planetary globes from Astrogeology Science Center, USGS.
- Meteorite Teaching Kit
Teaching kit includes meteorite samples, magnets, magnifying glass and booklet.
- Space Imagery Center
Video about the Space Imagery Center, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona. Appropriate for middle school and above.
- Tranquillitatis in Flagstaff Arizona
Video of converting Cinder Lake, AZ into training ground for Apollo astronauts. Appropriate for middle school and above.
- Look Up!
Educational programming guides to share solar system science and exploration with the public