Astronomical Education Using the Internet for Handicapped People

Chikami, Ichiro (1998) Astronomical Education Using the Internet for Handicapped People. In: Astronomical Education with the Internet. Universal Academy Press, Inc., pp. 99-101.


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Although some handicapped people have a keen interest in astronomy, it is very difficult for them to see the stars because of their limited physical abilities. However, the Internet and a personal computer may compensate for their limited abilities and allow them to do some astronomical observations. In that sense, Hands-On Universe is very useful to them. In the present paper, I describe the HOU activities in Kajiki School for the Handicapped in Kagoshima Japan.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Astronomy Education Research
RTSRE Related Research
Depositing User: Dr Michael Fitzgerald
Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 06:24
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2018 09:26

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