About This Lesson

This lesson was adapted from Nickelodeon GAK. LeAnn Fu, then a graduate student at the University of Michigan, and John Nees, a physicist, enjoyed sharing this lesson with students in a variety of K-12 outreach programs. To learn more about John and his work check out his biographical information biographical information. John also provides a career presentation and job shadowing opportunities to help youth learn more about being a scientist, researcher, and physicist.

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