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We Are Stars

Explore the secrets of cosmic chemistry, and our explosive origins.

What are we made of?

Where did it all come from?

Explore the secrets of our cosmic chemistry, and our explosive origins. Connect life on Earth to the evolution of the Universe by following the formation of Hydrogen atoms to the synthesis of Carbon, and the molecules for life.

Produced by NSC Creative. Narrated by Andy Serkis.

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This show is recommended for ages 8 and up.

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√ Assistive listening devices available upon request (at least 15 minutes in advance)

Please visit this page for more information about Morehead’s commitment to accessibility.

Morehead can provide assistive listening devices (headsets) for a Spanish translation (currently serving up to 9 students) while the show is presented in English. If you need this option for your class, please discuss this with Morehead Reservations when you are requesting your field trip reservation.

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