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By Nicole Gugliucci on March 12, 2014 in

I’ve been saying “coming very soon” in the newsletter for some number of weeks now, but finally we can announce the launch of the iOS version of the Earth or Not Earth app. Now all of you “cool kids” with no Android devices can challenge yourself and your friends to games where you tell us, […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on August 27, 2013 in

You all are too good. First comment on the last post not only got the category right, but the exact image as well. Okay, okay, you all are planetary science buffs! Let’s try yet another, and see if you can tell me what planetary surface this is from, and what it is. Is it the […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on August 6, 2013 in

About a month ago I asked you to identify a section of landscape and tell us if it was a place on Earth or elsewhere in the solar system. And you all got it right! Not only that, but the commentors even identified that some kind of flow was responsible, and it was indeed a […]

By Nicole Gugliucci on July 3, 2013 in

We’ve just wrapped up our first weeklong workshop for teacher professional development using Terraluna, the educational unit that uses MoonMappers and teaches¬†comparative¬†Earth and lunar geology. The very first activity is an easy favorite at workshops that we call “Earth or Not Earth” that is done on Day 1: Why the Moon. In it, students/teachers/workshop participants […]