People of the Cassini Team
High schoolers use a diverse collection of profiles of people who work on the Cassini-Huygens mission to investigate about science as a human endeavor and to reflect on their own career goals and personal impressions of the mission.
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New Review Faces of Climate Change
How does climate change affect you? First in a three-part series, the activity focuses on how individuals living around the world are affected by climate change. Individuals take on the role of a given character and share their...
10th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Can You Hear Me Now?—Communicating with Spacecraft
Radio signals transmitted to Pluto take five hours to reach their destination! In these two activities, young scientists explore data communication in space. In activity one, pupils learn how data is gathered and sent back to Earth....
9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Unveiling the Secrets of Saturn
Pupils read and study an article then answer questions on Saturn. In this investigative instructional activity students identify ways space exploration has helped humanity and then they search the Internet for space pictures and sketch...
7th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts
History of Saturn Discoveries
Students interpret how scientists have explored Saturn. In this NASA based astronomy lesson, students create a timeline depicting the study of Saturn from 1610 until 2010. Each student will write a letter to Galileo discussing how the...
7th - 12th English Language Arts