Grades 8 to 12

Resources

Grades 8 to 12

Ever wonder what real life aliens would look like? Check out some theories with Morgan Freeman!

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Chris Hadfield talks about how living in space changed his perception of humans, the Earth, how we impact the Earth, and our place in the Solar System.

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It's been 40 years since Apollo astronauts Gene Cernan & Jack Schmitt walked on the surface of the Moon. Author Andrew Chaikin created this video to reflect upon Apollo 17's importance, & look at how we could go back to the Moon.

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This video explores the asteroid blast over Siberia in 1908 known as the Tunguska Event. See what the site looked like when the first scientists arrived to study the effects of the blast.

Learn More about Asteroid air-burst over Siberia - The Tunguska event

To celebrate Asteroid Day, we’re highlighting some resources on CurioCity that can help you learn more about asteroids.

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The quest for life beyond Earth is a multi-century rollercoaster that’s captured our imaginations, raised our hopes, dashed those hopes, and then raised them again. Learn more in this Sky Science backgrounder.

Learn More about Astrobiology & the search for life beyond Earth

Late last week, Let’s Talk Science asked Astronaut Hadfield what the current project results mean for him and other astronauts.

Learn More about Astronaut Chris Hadfield explains the CC RaDI-N2 & You project results

You thought triathlons on earth were difficult? See NASA Astronaut Suni Williams train to do one - in space!

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On Monday, August 10, 2015, astronauts onboard the International Space Station became the first humans to ever eat space-grown food.

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Learn about the different 'neighbourhoods' in the Milky Way in this Sky Science backgrounder.

Learn More about Astronomy 101: Deep space objects