Instructions: The movie Interstellar
is based on the premise of trying to find another habitable planet
after ours has become inhabitable. From the knowledge you have gained
from this class, discuss the following:
aspects of this new planet would you look for to ensure the
survivability of our species? Some of the specifics you may want to
- Size and age of the planet
- Atmosphere of the planet
- The distance of the planet to its Sun
- The type of Sun the planet orbits
- Oceans of the planet
- Any life that may already be on this planet
- Moons of this planet
YouTube URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rt2LHkSwdPQ
Make sure to:
- Write a short essay or paragraph of at least 300 words.
- Use concrete examples/details and avoid generalities.
- Address all questions.
- Cite your sources.