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robertgagliano
2012-Apr-27, 12:05 AM
Please feel free to add any of your favorite Ice Investigators resources to the library.

JPL Small-Body Database Browser (get science data on a KBO or asteroid)
http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi

Recent MPECs (get latest KBO and asteroid discoveries)
http://www.minorplanetcenter.net/mpec/RecentMPECs.html

List of TNOs (comprehensive list of TNOs)
http://www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/lists/TNOs.html

Find Diameter of KBO or asteroid using absolute magnitude (H)
http://www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/lists/Sizes.html

JPL small body tools
http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/?tools

Kuiper Belt
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuiper_belt

TNOs
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TNOs

Asteroid
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asteroid

Comet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comet

CalSKY
http://www.calsky.com/

New Horizons website
http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/index.php

kmasterdo
2012-Apr-27, 09:09 AM
Thank you for those suggestions! We'll create such a library and add them to the Ice Investigators materials. :)

dosey
2012-Jun-29, 07:54 PM
Thank you for those suggestions! We'll create such a library and add them to the Ice Investigators materials. :)
Has anyone else seen what Alan Stern is saying now about his expectations for the Pluto fly-by? http://earthsky.org/space/alan-sterns-update-on-nasa-mission-on-its-way-to-pluto :D

kmasterdo
2012-Jun-30, 05:29 AM
Thank you for this article. We'll see what the IAU will or won't do... :)