For Educators: Journey to the Stars
Join narrator Whoopi Goldberg on a journey 13 billion years into the past, when the first stars were born. Visit the heart of our fiery Sun, and glimpse its eventual demise as it transforms into a massive red giant some five billion years in the future.
Educators Guide and Materials
More Resources For Educators
Use these free online resources before or after your visit to further explore themes presented in the Journey to the Stars space show.
Use these questions as a springboard for discussion.
These resources explore one particular star: our Sun. Students can learn what it's made of, how we study it, and how it was formed 4.6 billion years ago.
This set of resources explores the stars in our night sky, from how to build a big dipper model, to profiles of cutting-edge star-seeking telescopes.