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Chris Hadfield - YouTube

Chris Hadfield - YouTube | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
Canadian astronaut Col. Chris Hadfield is a man of many firsts. He was the first Canadian to operate the Canadarm, walk in space, and command th
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More Space...in Space

More Space...in Space | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
More Space...in Space How do you create more space…in space? The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) is one solution to creating additional working space on the International Space Station
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The Last Star in the Universe – Red Dwarfs Explained

The last star in the universe will be a red dwarf. Red dwarfs in general might be great places to look for aliens – or planets for humans to find a new hom
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"Earth has shifted"-Inuit elders issue warning to NASA and the world (Video)

"Earth has shifted"-Inuit elders issue warning to NASA and the world (Video) | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
Indigenous, nature, wildlife and companion animal news. Pass it on!
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We need to learn to observe and listen, and if we don't have that ability, let us listen to those who are connected to this EARTH. 
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How exploring Mars could help us fight climate change on Earth

How exploring Mars could help us fight climate change on Earth | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
Working out how Mars's carbon dioxide was turned into rock could help with carbon capture efforts on our own planet.
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Misconceptions about Space - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep. 38)

A weekly show where we debunk common misconceptions. This week, Elliott discusses some misconceptions about SPACE! Want more of Elliott
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3D-Printed Sundial Engineered to Display Time like a Digital Clock

3D-Printed Sundial Engineered to Display Time like a Digital Clock | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
Long before there were digital watches, there was the sundial—a device that tells the time of day by the position of the sun in the sky. They’re harder to rea…
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From left to right – astronauts Stephanie Wilson, Joan Higginbotham, Mae Jemison, Yvonne Cagle and fighter pilot Shawna Kimbrell | ROUTES by Ronald Bunn

From left to right – astronauts Stephanie Wilson, Joan Higginbotham, Mae Jemison, Yvonne Cagle and fighter pilot Shawna Kimbrell | ROUTES by Ronald Bunn | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
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How to Build a Starship — and Why We Should Start Thinking About It Now - Singularity HUB

How to Build a Starship — and Why We Should Start Thinking About It Now - Singularity HUB | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
With a growing number of Earth-like exoplanets discovered in recent years, it is becoming increasingly frustrating that we can’t visit them. After all, our knowledge of the planets in our... read more
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Think about your ideal design for a Starship. What would it be like?

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The Scale of the Universe 2

Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between.
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Love this interactive scale of the universe.  Sure puts things in perspective!

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Daylight Saving Time Explained - YouTube

Help support videos like this: http://www.cgpgrey.com/subbable **CGPGrey T-Shirts for sale!**: http://goo.gl/1Wlnd Grey's blog: http://www.cgpgrey.com/blog/ ...
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3 Years on Mars! Curiosity Rover Reaches Milestone

3 Years on Mars! Curiosity Rover Reaches Milestone | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has now been trundling across the Red Planet for three very productive and eventful years.
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'Ultracool' Dwarf Star Hosts Three Potentially Habitable Earth-Sized Planets Just 40 Light-Years Away

'Ultracool' Dwarf Star Hosts Three Potentially Habitable Earth-Sized Planets Just 40 Light-Years Away | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
The search for Earth-like planets — and life — beyond the solar system has long been the stuff of science fiction and fantasy. But today’s ground and space telescopes, high-precision instruments and... read more
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Why Hubble Still Blows Our Minds After a Quarter Century in Space

Why Hubble Still Blows Our Minds After a Quarter Century in Space | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
To celebrate the Hubble Space Telescope’s 26th anniversary in space, NASA released a series of images, videos, and simulations of an object known as the Bubble Nebula. In the main image,... read more
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How to Launch a Rocket Into Space...and Then Land It on a Ship at Sea

How to Launch a Rocket Into Space...and Then Land It on a Ship at Sea | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
On Friday 8 April 2016, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launched a mission to deliver a spacecraft called Dragon with its payload of supplies and experiments into a trajectory towards the... read more
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How Much Junk Is There In Space? - Brit Lab

What's waiting for us out in space? Well Greg Foot takes us through all of the rubbish in space that we will have to get through first! Footnote 1
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What Is a Leap Year?

You probably know that 2012 is a leap year. And that means that this year we get an extra day on February 29th. Great--an extra day. Who really cares? Well, ...
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The Scale of the Universe 2

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Discovering Planet Nine - The New Yorker

Discovering Planet Nine - The New Yorker | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
Alan Burdick reports on the possible discovery, by astronomers at Caltech, of a ninth planet in our solar system, an ice giant beyond the orbit of Neptune.
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Galaxy Zoo

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Become a citizen scientist and make your contributions to space science. 

 

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Orbiter Space Flight Simulator

Orbiter Space Flight Simulator | Grade 6 - Space Science for Kids | Scoop.it
Orbiter is a realistic 3D real-time space flight simulator program. Official site with free download.
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