Discover a set of resources to develop background knowledge on the topic of space exploration.
Explore the effects of asteroid impacts in this hands on activity.
When astronomers search for extraterrestrial life, they often have to listen for radio waves coming from deep space. If you’re interested, you can help!
In 2019, scientists discovered that our galaxy, the Milky Way, is not the shape they thought it was. How do astronomers use astronomical distance to understand the shapes of galaxies?
The life and death of stars form the chemical elements that make up Earth, making stars critical to life as we know it.
In planetary science, astronomers have found planets that orbit other stars, just like Earth orbits the Sun. Some of them might even be able to support life.
Do you like to look at the stars? What can you identify in the night sky? Try finding some important constellations tonight!