Blast your students into space on a learning adventure that explores our planet, solar system, galaxy and universe. Help your students understand how the sun affects Earth's major processes, the characteristics of the solar system and each planet, and the apparent movement of the sun, moon and stars. Present facts about ancient astronomers and the creation of the universe. The Exploring Space Series combines historic footage, up-to-date video, high-tech animations and recent deep-space images with the latest findings. Written to national science standards.