Merrillville Community Planetarium
Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana

Cosmic Catastrophes


Grade Level:
7th - adult
Length (minutes):
60
Teacher Guide:
No
Description of Show:

This interesting program is a fictional story that explores the many possible causes of mass extinctions on Earth. The effects of Earth and non-Earth based global problems including comet and asteroid collisions, the Greenhouse Effect, ozone depletion, nuclear winter, pollution, and other dangers are presented.