SUPERNOVA! ToolKit Manual

SUPERNOVA! ToolKit Manual

  • Daytime Event
  • Nighttime Event
  • Inside Venue
  • Inside Venue
  • Outside Venue
  • Target Audience
  • Child, Teen, Adult
The SUPERNOVA! ToolKit tells the story of the lives of stars, cosmic radiation, and how Earth is protected from that radiation.
  • Using marshmallows and macaroni, explain nuclear fusion and the radiation generated from a supernova explosion.
  • Use balls in an activity that illustrates what happens when a star explodes.
  • Find the stars in the night sky likely to go supernova.
  • Discover the importance of supernovae in the universe.

  • The video links below show these activities in action.
    You can also view them in a playlist on YouTube, here:
    Videos on YouTube

    Activity Key

    Daytime Event
    Daytime Event
    Nighttime Event
    Nighttime Event
    Inside Venue
    Inside Venue
    Outside Venue
    Outside Venue
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    Target Audience