Space and Exploration: Humans in a Vast Universe

In this short film, Br. Guy Consolmagno (Director of the Vatican Observatory), Dr. Jennifer Wiseman (Astrophysicist, NASA), and Dr. David Charbonneau (Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University) introduce exciting topics in space exploration.



In this “Closer Look” feature, Dr. David Charbonneau describes the techniques for finding exoplanets.


  • Ecclesial Families: Catholic/Orthodox, Mainline Protestant, Evangelical/Conservative Protestant, Jewish
  • Core Curriculum Course Categories: Biblical Studies, Church History, Ethics, General Theology, Pastoral Theology
  • Science Topics: Physics and Cosmos
  • Study Guide: study guide
  • Transcript: transcripts

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