The Kid Should See This

Space Rocks: Comets, asteroids, meteors, & meteorites

This claymation primer on comets, asteroids, meteoroids, meteors, and meteorites helps us learn about Space Rocks in a super adorable way. Made by Beakus for the Royal Observatory Greenwich, the animation is one in a series of explainers behind the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft and Philae lander mission.

In case you missed it: What is a comet made of?, Inside a Meteorite Clean Room, robots that can explore the surface of a comet or asteroid, and all kinds of rocks.

This feature is being tested. Saves will disappear if you clear cookies. Find saved videos here.

 
Browse the TKSST Video Collections

Get 7 smart videos delivered every week.

 

Subscribe