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Together: Is anybody out there?

Unit: Exploration. 8: Is anybody out there?

Gemma Hunt presents the second programme in a unit about exploration.

Gemma talks to Josh Barker of the National Space Centre to ask him about the 'final frontier'.

In the story we hear from Commander McKenna. He and his crew are nearing the end of their space mission when they encounter life from another planet.

Is anybody out there? Supporting resources:

  1. Complete Teacher's Notes

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