2000 - PJAS state meeting astronomy projects

Grade 7:

Space Weather: The Sun-Earth Connection
Katie Pazamickas (Saint Monica; Region 5)


Grades 7-8:

It's a Bird, It's a Lightning Bolt. No It's a Meteor
Michael Chesney (Sandy Run Middle School; Region 1B)


Grades 10-12:

Lunar Diameter Versus Time
Colleen Wellington (Villa Maria Academy; Region 10)

Modeling the Presence of Heavy Elements in a Spiral Galaxy
Gabriel Doyle (Keystone Oaks High School; Region 7)

Mass Constraints on Sgr A*
JoHanna Przybylowski (Cheltenham High School; Region 1B)

Predictive Validity of the New NOAA Scale for Solar Storms
Rachel Puda (Fox Chapel Area High School; Region 7)

Why We Will Never Reach the Stars: Einstein's Galactic Curse
Benjamin Szutor (Crestwood High School; Region 2)

Total Solar Eclipse 1999: A Graphical Study of the Shadow Band Effect
Margaret Brace (Mount Saint Joseph Academy; Region 1B)

Construction on the Moon with Luncarcrete
Heidi Smedley