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    In this activity described on pages 2-3 of the PDF, participants debate whether there there's life elsewhere in the universe. The debate requires at least two groups, and the instructions...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 14 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    Based on color photographic images, learners compare geological features on Earth and Mars to understand similarities and differences between the two planets, and consider the forces that created...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Using toothpicks, straws, or tubes of rolled up newspaper, learners create 3-dimensional models to illustrate the basic structure and function of the cell membrane, and place an object inside to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    An outdoor scavenger hunt helps learners consider the theme of "What Is Life?" Learners explore what living organisms are, including how organisms meet basic needs of food, shelter and...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners design a scientific exploration mission to a planet or moon of their choice. Learners must consider questions such as which planet or moon to explore, distance of mission...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners survey living organisms near where they live or go to school, and create a local field guide. Learners discover the value of conducting long-term observations of an...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - adult 30 to 45 minutes
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    Learners listen to and try to decipher a radio message that was sent from Earth to possible intelligent civilizations. By decoding the message sent from Earth's Arecibo radio telescope in...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners analyze a fictionalized report of life on Mars, based on a real NASA satellite photo, and explore how to separate scientific fact from fiction. Learners practice using...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - adult 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this playful activity, learners explore the structure of the cell—the basic unit of every living organism—by creating a model of cell structures using soap bubbles, and by examining a slice of...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    By participating in a seed scavenger hunt, learners examine many adaptations of seeds, including how many seeds a plant makes, how those seeds travel to new locations, and what protects them from...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes

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