Pop Culture Astronomy
Presenter-led introduction to the current night sky, ability-appropriate with interaction and questions, concentrating on the astronomy references in Harry Potter, Dr Who, Star Trek, Marvel Comics, etc.
For example, did you know the Harry Potter character Sirius Black (who can transform into a dog) is named after Sirius the ‘Dog Star’, a double-star system that appears as the brightest star in the night sky?
Presenter-led, with curriculum links wherever possible. Adaptable for KS2 – KS5.
Note: only 10-15min long (depending on audience participation), to be followed by an immersive film of your choice from our extensive catalogue.