Welcome to Space School!

  • Astronaut in the NBL
  • Astronaut Chris Cassidy in the NBL
  • The Neutral Buoyancy Lab at NASA
  • Jonathan Bird filming astronauts in the NBL
  • Astronauts as part of NEEMO 18
  • Jonathan filming at Aquarius Reef Base with NEEMO 18
  • A prototype asteroid drill being tested on NEEMO 18


From a habitat hidden deep underwater in Florida, to the world’s most amazing swimming pool, dive into the underwater world of outer space!  Space School is the incredible story of how astronauts train underwater to live and work in space.  From microgravity simulation at NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Lab, to living under the sea at Aquarius Reef Base, astronauts spend a lot of time training underwater.  Space School is a fascinating and beautifully filmed live-action fulldome film produced by the Emmy Award-winning team that produces Jonathan Bird's Blue World.

Produced by Oceanic Research Group and Broward College. Runtime: 25:00
Distributed by Sky-Skan and Evans & Sutherland
Suitable for General audiences and school programs.
Educational materials available.


Fiske Fulldome Festival 2015Saint Augustine Film FestivalIMERSA Fulldome FestivalJena Fulldome Festival




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