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The Physics of Star Wars: Can the Millennium Falcon Make Light Speed?

In this media literacy activity students analyze web videos exploring the science of Star Wars movies for messages about what it would take for humans to travel at the speed of light.

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Resource Details

Relevant Subject Area(s)

Film/Video Arts, Physical Sciences

Grade Level(s)

High School, College

Media Type(s)

Television Program, Web Video


Sox Sperry

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Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading For Science and Technical Subjects (RST)