Explore Alliance Presents: How Do You KNOW? – Episode #31: 'Hit, Run, and Return!'
The creation of Earth's Moon is an age old question. There are pre-Apollo mission theories, of which three of the most popular ones will be discussed, which all turned out to be wrong. Since Apollo a new theory of "Hit, Run, and Return" describes a process that may be the best theory yet. Dr. Barth is your guide in this journey to understand the origin of the Moon.
The activities and materials provided free for the How Do You Know? program are based upon Dr. Barth’s award-winning book: Astronomy For Educators. This book is used as a resource in more than 5,700 schools across the United States and in more than 50 countries world wide. The book is published as an Open Educational Resource Text by the University of Arkansas Library Press.