Does the Sun "Rise" and "Set"?
Exploring the Earth's Daily Cycle
week, secret Mystery Classes report the sunrise and sunset times from
their hometowns. You've probably observed the sun appearing in the morning
and disappearing in the evening. Have you ever wondered what makes that
does the sun seem to rise at your house? (Find out the compass direction.)
does it seem to set?
- Make a
drawing that shows the Earth and the sun and what you know about how
the Earth rotates (spins) on its axis.
Take a worldly look at the Earth in motion!