Want to Form a Planet? Learn to Accrete!

Andrea Wilford Big History Teacher, 9th Grade Muscatine, IA Ever hear the story about the little engine that could?  Think about that story and apply it to a rock.  Call that rock, “the little rock that could”…that could become a planet some day, and there you have the story of accretion.  In Big History, the … Continue reading Want to Form a Planet? Learn to Accrete!

BHP Experts – David Christian

BHP Team BHP has partnered with leading Big Historian David Christian to develop and refine the curriculum. He oversees the strategy for the course and leads the main lecture. David is a professor of history at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. Christian is by training a historian of Russia and the Soviet Union, but since the … Continue reading BHP Experts – David Christian