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Five Amazing Stars We've Discovered in SpaceLesson Planet
7 mins 10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Between 100 billion and 400 billion stars exist in the Milky Way Galaxy. The video discuses five amazing stars with unique characteristics. Most pupils know about red giants but need to learn more about hybrid stars—here is a great video...
How Much of Me Is "Star Stuff?"Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Sugar and spice and everything nice ... and a little bit of star stuff! An enthusiastic presentation describes the elemental makeup of the human body and how these materials originated in a red giant star. As an episode of a larger solar...
How to Detect a SupernovaLesson Planet
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
While a star explodes every second or so in the observable universe, we can't observe a supernova in its first moments. Discover the fascinating science behind how astronomers and physicists are attempting to detect supernovas early with...
5 Amazing Stars We’ve Discovered in SpaceLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Scientists estimate as many as 400 billion stars may exist in our galaxy alone. As part of a larger physics series, an out-of-this-world video introduces five amazing stars. Each star holds the record in something!
Light, History, Gravity, Distance, Relativity, and Space-TimeLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Let the star's color be the guide! The color of a star indicates its temperature and its mass and distance affect the gravitational force. The lesson presentations address these concepts as well as how the theory of special relativity...
Stars, Galaxies and the UniverseLesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
It takes 225 million years for our sun to travel around the galaxy. The presentation covers astronomical units, light years, telescopes, types of stars, the life cycle of a star, and types of galaxies. This is the last lesson in a...