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IdeaLabs: Sizing Up the Universe
Getting Started

Sizing Up the Universe was developed by the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies. Creative and site development by Design Army.

Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies

Steve Binns

Darren Milligan
Senior Media Designer / Webmaster

Michelle Smith
Director of Publications and Digital Media

Special thanks to Mary Dussault and Alex Griswold, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Video/Image credits

The interactive includes video segments from the DVD Beyond the Solar System: Expanding the Universe in the Classroom, produced by the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in association with NASA.

The segments include animation from the DVD What’s Up in the Universe? produced and directed by documentary filmmaker Susan Friedman.

Image of Edwin Hubble (at the telescope), courtesy The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

Image of Edwin Hubble, courtesy Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington

Star backgrounds: Digital Universe, courtesy of American Museum of Natural History

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