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B09 Could life survive in alien environments? – Defining environments suitable for life – Moon Camp Challenge
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B09 Could life survive in alien environments? – Defining environments suitable for life


  • B09 Could life survive in alien environments?  – Defining environments suitable for life
  • B09 Could life survive in alien environments?  – Defining environments suitable for life
  • B09 Could life survive in alien environments?  – Defining environments suitable for life
Description
Date : 02/08/2019

Subjects: Biology

In this activity students will consider whether life found in extreme environments on Earth could survive elsewhere in the Solar System. Students will examine the characteristics of different places in the Solar System and then use fact cards of some example extremophiles to hypothesize which they think might be able to survive in the different extra-terrestrial environments.

Teacher’s guide and students worksheets: EnglishItalian, Spanish.

Age range: 12 – 16 years old

This classroom resource is part of a set of resources developed by ESA’s Education Office in collaboration with ESEROs to support the Moon Camp project.

 

 



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