Astronomical compendium consisting of a box with three compartments. In the first, there is an astrolabe and a lunar calendar. Between the first and second compartment is an hour circle. The second compartment houses a sundial and a magnetic compass for orientation. The third compartment contains the Horae planetarum table and an horary quadrant with a shadow square. The markings are in German.

History of Science Museum - Galileo Museum - Florence

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Investigate and describe that magnets can attract magnetic materials and attract and repel other magnets.

Simple Magnetic Compass Craft (from Kids Activities Blog)

Make a Compass {Simple Magnetic Compass for Kids}

Make a Compass {Simple Magnetic Compass for Kids} - We have an easy way for kids to make a compass on their own. This simple magnetic compass needs only a few basic household supplies (we thought you’d like that!

Antique Patina Brass Sundial/Magnetic Compass w/ Hardwood Case

Antique Patina Brass Sundial/Magnetic Compass w/ Hardwood Case-The top of the sundial is hinged and a curved scale is used to set your local latitude angle. The magnetic compass allows the sundial to be oriented North. The compass features a needle l

Your students have awoken on an deserted island. How are they going to survive? Food, shelter, water, who knows?  This project based learning activity asks students to problem solve and world-build, unlike anything they've done before.  It brings together

Project Based Learning Activity: Island Survival (PBL)

Your students have awoken on an deserted island. How are they going to survive? Food, shelter, water, who knows? This project based learning activity asks students to problem solve and world-build, unlike anything they've done before. It brings together

A very peaceful and calm sort of home decorating style. It brings the sea and some realistic home decoration ideas together for a magical effect.

20 Creative Nautical Home Decorating Ideas

20 Creative Nautical Home Decorating Ideas A very peaceful and calm sort of home decorating style. It brings the sea and some realistic home decoration ideas together for a magical effect.

This elegant compendium—an astronomical toolkit from 1557—contains two different kinds of sundial, a nocturnal and two lunar volvelles to tell time at night, a world map, ten pages engraved with astronomical and astrological tables, seven blank pages, and a magnetic compass. (Adler Collections M-363)

This elegant compendium—an astronomical toolkit from two…

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Compass Side Table

Made a compass like this with my class this week.  It was neat to see them realize that the south pole was actually pointing north.  Love inquiry lessons!

How Compasses Work

A homemade compass is easy to make and requires few materials. Find out how to make your own homemade compass and what keeps a gyroscopic compass stable.

We have an easy way for kids to make a compass. This simple magnetic compass needs only a few basic household supplies (we thought you'd like that!).

Make a Compass {Simple Magnetic Compass for Kids}

We have an easy way for kids to make a compass. This simple magnetic compass needs only a few basic household supplies (we thought you'd like that!

Tattoo

Its a nice tribal sun tattoo. It was done on my birthday Guy Madison both did the Drawing and the Tattoo.

A small, angular calcite crystal recovered from a 16th century British shipwreck off the coast of Alderney is suspected to be a legendary Viking 'sunstone,' used to navigate the high seas before the invention of the magnetic compass. (Photo courtesy of the Alderney Museum)

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