Classroom Activity

In Brown Dwarfs: The Success of Failed Stars, astronomers at Mauna Kea in Hawaii search for the intermediate objects between stars and planets.

This feature can be used to illustrate the process of science. It shows scientists using new tools and methods to investigate the tail end of star formations. (Read more about The Scientific Process.)

This Classroom Discussion Activity can be used to connect your students to the process of science, highlight overarching scientific themes, and enhance comprehension of the story.