School Shows

The First Stargazers

The First Stargazers

For Grades 6 and up
24 minutes

Journey back in time to explore how the first stargazers experienced the sky above. Your guide is Nashira, a friendly time traveler who has visited Earth many times before. Witness the very first stargazer making a Moon calendar out of animal bone 30,000 years ago. Discover the ancient pyramids of Giza and their alignment to the skies. See stunning digital re-creations of the Parthenon, Alexandria Library, Stonehenge, and Abu Simbel Temple, and be inspired by the first stargazers who laid down the foundations of modern-day astronomy.