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Aquarius Watercolor

As we continue to rotate around the sun, we land in Aquarius. Aquarius has a ruling planet of Uranus and is an air element. Air is about freedom and it’s an element of communication. Their gemstone is amethyst, and their flower is an orchid Aquarius have a strong suit in friendships They are loyal and… Read More »

YOU vs THE ZODIAC KILLER – Could You Defeat and Survive Him or Her

So you’re out on a date with your best gal and decide to pull into a lonely lover’s lane for a bit of late-night snuggling. The glow of the stars above sets the romantic mood, and as you pull each other in close you hear the crunching of tires on gravel from behind your car.… Read More »

Could Asteroid Mining Fuel Deep Space Travel?

If we want to colonize space, we have to figure out how to generate a large supply of life sustaining resources. The most important being water. The good news is, traces of water have been detected throughout our solar system. And asteroids may hold the most accessible abundance of water that we know of. There… Read More »

Bill Nye to Climate Change Deniers: You Can’t Ignore Facts Forever

You’ve heard the President in drought-stricken California saying that these weather emergencies in effect, are creating the conditions that the government has to act. David, I think that what it brings to mind is how we utilize the information that we have, and we all know. And I think that Bill would probably agree with… Read More »

GCSE Astronomy: Controlled Assessment Marking Training for Unit 2 (Pre-recorded Event)

Hello and welcome to this pre-recorded event for GCSE Astronomy: Controlled Assessment Marking To help you get the most out of this feedback, you may want to have the following documents handy as we will refer to them during the session. PDF copies of the above documents will have been e-mailed to you before the… Read More »

Meet the Galaxies (and More…) – Part 1 – A Song About Astronomy

Swirling through Space are clusters of billions of stars Bound by gravity, some are close and some are far Collections of stars, gas and dust, Each grouping is unique These groups are known as galaxies Let’s see who we can meet They are Galaxies Traveling at great velocity Held together by gravity Cosmic Mysteries They… Read More »

Flying with Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors- Sept. 15, 2015

[ Music ] [ SOFIA taking off ]>>If you’re all listening we’re going to open the door in about three minutes or so.>>I’d like to make a right turn and climb to 4-1 or 4-3 if that’s possible. [ SOFIA turning ]>>Go ahead.>>I have point one on boresight.>>Thank you.>>Observing.>>Some of the trepidation initially was “oh… Read More »

Meet a Black Hole /A Song About Astronomy/(Happy Halloween from the Nirks)

Welcome to In A World Music Kids! Don’t forget to subscribe and hit the bell for updates on all of our new videos. And, check out our online store too! In the deepest, darkest reaches of space You will find me No matter, no light can ever escape From my gravity I’m darkness itself, you… Read More »