StarTalk: Revolving Around the Sun
StarTalk

What better time to talk about the Sun than during the summer?

Crash Course Kids: Land and Water - Episode 16.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina chats about how the properties of land and water differ enough for absorption and reflection.

Crash Course Kids: Here Comes the Sun - Episode 5.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina chats about the sun; what it is, how it works, and how the energy gets to us here on Earth.

Crash Course Kids: Seeing Stars - Episode 20.1
Crash Course Kids

Today, let’s play a game of “Star or Not a Star” to learn a little more about everything that’s up there.

OLogy: In Pictures - Journey to the Stars
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

In the Milky Way Galaxy alone, there are hundreds of billions of stars. But that hasn’t always been the case…

OLogy: One-on-One with the Sun
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Find out what makes the Sun glow, and other amazing facts, in an up-close interview with the Sun.

Siemens STEM Day: Sun, Moon, and Stars
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will paint craft spheres to resemble the Earth, moon and sun.

Siemens STEM Day: In the Shadows
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will use shadows to demonstrate that Earth is moving, not the sun.

But Why?: What Is The End Of The World Going To Feel Like?
But Why?

We hear from a scientist about asteroids, supernovas and the sun, and from two writers about what they imagine the end of the world will be like.

Short Wave: Getting Closer To The Sun Than Ever Before
Short Wave (NPR)

Science correspondent Nell Greenfieldboyce explains how the Parker Solar Probe may help answer one of the biggest mysteries surrounding the sun.

California Academy of Sciences: Science @ Home - Our Sky
California Academy of Sciences

Got your head in the clouds? Perfect! These astronomy-themed activities are designed to inspire stargazers-in-training ages 4-8.

California Academy of Sciences: Science @ Home - Sun Art
California Academy of Sciences

Don’t have a camera? Oh, yes you do: It’s in the sky above you! Use everyday objects and the power of the Sun to create your own solar masterpieces.