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This Exploratorium site provides a description of of how to make your own sundial. The page lists all the necessary tools needed, and includes step-by-step instructions on how to construct and align the sundial. The page also provides an explanation of how it works. Links provide additional information.
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Keyword: sun dial
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Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock, (Exploratorium, San Francisco, 1998), <>.
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Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock. (2007, August 22). Retrieved July 29, 2016, from Exploratorium:
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Exploratorium. Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock. San Francisco: Exploratorium, August 22, 2007. (accessed 29 July 2016).
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Exploratorium: Making a Sun Clock. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 1998. 22 Aug. 2007. 29 July 2016 <>.
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