Earth's Neighborhood
Science Journey Session 5 Spring 2008

One Sun, Eight Planets

and Lots of Other Orbiting Objects 

Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus & Neptune; Io, Europa, Titan, Triton, Encephale

Cassini Scientist for a Day Contest

Students Grades 5-12
Enter online by May 3
Read all about it


Agenda & Links for Session 5

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What is Gravity, Really from NASA Space Place for kids

Let's drive to the launch pad first.

Can you get into orbit? Go to Gravity Launch and take off.

Visit the planets from these sites.

  • Nine Planets
  • Windows to the Universe
  • NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • More links at

    How can we sustain human life on other worlds?

    What about life forms on other worlds?

  • Blog: