Hitch a ride for a visit to Pluto! Great flyover video.
This web site is great for games, art & stories, and activities. Being that it comes from NASA the student will be able to engage in many activities. As a teacher there are many ideas that you can find for science in your classroom. 5380
'Scientific wonderland' expected as spacecraft approaches Pluto (+video)
'Scientific wonderland' expected as spacecraft approaches Pluto (+video) - CSMonitor.com
3.5 min video about Pluto and how it became a dwarf planet. Cute for kids!
It's the question being asked by many. A lot of people choose to not believe it! But believe it or not, Pluto is no longer a planet, and I explain why. Beyond Our Earth is my own segment that I create for Homework Express using Adobe After Effects CS5
In this video from NOVA scienceNOW, learn about the debate over the definition of a planet. Historically, there has been no scientific definition for a planet, leaving astronomers with the difficult task of properly classifying new discoveries in our solar system, such as Ceres and Eris. However, in August 2006, members of the International Astronomical Union (IAU) passed a resolution that defined a planet. Under the new definition, Pluto is not classified as a planet, but rather as a dwarf…