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Bill Nye the Science Guy: The Moon

23 minutes 20 seconds

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Bill Nye uses simple experiments to illustrate the moon's orbit of the earth, its phases, and its lunar and solar eclipses. Explains the moon's glow, its possible origin, and its gravity. Demonstrations clarify scientific facts and principles.

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Runtime: 23 minutes 20 seconds

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Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season / Ep
16 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 9
Person speaking with a crescent moon visible in the daytime sky behind them. Caption: Sometimes you can see the moon during the daytime.
Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season 1 / Ep 11
23 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season 2 / Ep 14
23 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 9
Man standing next to leafy plants. The soil has been cut away so that the root structure is visible. Caption: It's a cycle, and it's driven by energy from the sun.
Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season 2 / Ep 15
23 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 6
Man with a man-sized spider on a web behind him. Caption: Spiders kill the food they eat with fangs and venom.
Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season 4 / Ep 6
23 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 8
Still image from: Bill Nye the Science Guy: Probability
Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season 4 / Ep 8
23 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 8
Person standing in front of houses with children playing in the background. Caption: we discovered that matter exists in three phases.
Bill Nye The Science Guy
Season 5 / Ep 7
23 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 9

Viewer Comments

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    Matt L. (Virginia Beach, VA)
    April 15th, 2015 at 07:59 AM

    Science rules and Bill Nye is king.

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    Michael L. (Neptune, NJ)
    March 27th, 2015 at 07:30 AM

    It was a great show and the students enjoyed it very much especially with the closed captions!