Hubble turns 30 – The images that changed our view of the universe

As the Hubble Space Telescope turns 30, astrophysicist Alan Duffy shares his favourite images and how they changed the way we understand the universe. Use these beautiful images and video to open a discussion with students about the incredible technological … Continued

Columbia: NASA blew it

Word Count / Video Length: 379 / 10:00 mins NASA’s return to space after the Columbia disaster was “ugly” and fraught with internal arguments and mistrust, says Charles Camarda – a NASA astronaut who flew on the mission. This gripping … Continued

There’s plenty of room, but no atmosphere

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System, Big Bang Theory Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering. Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - … Continued

Why the next generation of rockets will be powered by methane

Topics: Chemical Sciences - Mixtures and Separations, Chemical Reactions Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System, Renewable/Non-Renewable Resources, The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Properties of … Continued

Moon is tectonically active, Apollo-era instruments reveal

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System, Rocks, Plate Tectonics, Extreme Earth Events Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface, Earth in Space Physical … Continued