Where Does Space Begin?

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Where Does Space Begin?


  Last updated September 13, 2019 at 3:07 pm


Have you ever wondered how far away space is; how high must we climb before we can claim to be “in space”? Join the Royal Observatory Greenwich astronomers as they ascend through the different layers of the Earth’s atmosphere to reveal the wonders that lay beyond.

SCINEMA 2019 Festival Entry.

Teach This: Where Does Space Begin? Education Resource

Directed by Katie Steed, produced by Aaron Wood, written by Dhara Patel and Dr Greg Brown.

Founded in 2000, SCINEMA is the largest science film festival in the Southern Hemisphere celebrating the power of moving image to explain the wonders of science.

It combines SCINEMA International Science Film Festival and SCINEMA Community Program.

The Festival premieres across Australia in June each year and showcases the best science film from around the world.

SCINEMA Community Program takes place in Australia during National Science Week in August.

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