Exoplanet Physics

Five curriculum-linked practical activities for 11- to 14-year-olds.


Exoplanets are planets that orbit stars other than our Sun.

This educational resource was developed to help bring the new and exciting area of research into the classroom. Exoplanet Physics consists of five practical activities matched to the 11-14 curriculum. Each activity can be used in lessons or as part of a science club.

Exoplanet Physics (PDF, 2 MB)

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