The program inspires students to discover their place in the Milky Way and the Virgo Supercluster of galaxies. They consider the possible fate of the Sun and the origin of the elements from which the stars are made. Emphasis is placed on developing a feel for the universe as a dynamic, turbulent place, 13.5 billion years old. Students
1 class, half-day; 24 students maximum, 12 minimum.
$10 per student (plus GST); please ask whether your school is eligible for a subsidy ($20 per student combined with another program).
Years 7,8 and 9.