Link to the video on Youtube is included in the title if the DVD or video tape is not available. Questions that students can answer in order while watching the video. Excellent series from the History Channel that includes the latest CGI and professional astronomer explanations.
Episode 5 Season 7 "Our Place in the Milky Way" - "an exploration of Earth's cosmic neighborhood. Looking beyond the borders of our solar system, what's nearby in our galaxy? How do the other objects in our local area influence life on Earth? And, how did Earth's place in the galaxy make it the perfect place for the development of advanced life?"
Astronomy Video "Universe: Our Place in the Milky Way"
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