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Other Video Conferences

Earth, Moon and Sun

Earth and MoonWhy do we get night and day? Why does the Moon look different in the sky? In this interactive video conference find out how the Earth, Sun and Moon relate to each other, how we get night and day, why we get phases of the moon and why the Earth experiences seasons. Pre and post materials are available for this video conference.

 

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The Solar System

SaturnWhich is the hottest planet? Will we ever live on Mars? Come with us on a journey through our Solar System as we explore each of the planets. This interactive video conference will take you on a trip to all of the planets and other objects in our Solar System to find out more.

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Ask the Expert

Ask an ExpertHow do you go to the toilet in space?

What do Astronauts eat in Space?

What training do you need to be an astronaut?

What is a black hole?

Have you been asked these questions and not been able to give an in-depth answer? Here is a chance to find out more by linking to the Commander at the National Space Centre. Give your class the opportunity to ask our Team directly, via distance learning. These sessions are interactive and you do not have to leave your classroom!

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Living and Working in Space

Living and Working in SpaceWhat is it like living in space? And what about working there? This video conference will answer those and many other questions about how astronauts cope with the pressures of surviving in orbit around the Earth. You will also see a range of artefacts and examples of space hardware.

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From our Blog:

Shuttle launch in the Challenger Learning Centre.As we wave goodbye to the summer we are ready to welcome all of our school visitors back to the National Space Centre. We are especially excited as we have a multitude of new goodies ready to offer for the new school year!

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Scouting and Guiding:

Fantastic packages for Scouting and Guiding Groups.

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Space Missions:

Blast off on one of our specatacular space missions!

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