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The structural elements that hold together an aerospace vehicle must be strong and as lightweight as possible to minimize the fuel needed to reach...
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2016
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  • Math
  • High School
Astronauts wear a spacesuit when they leave the pressurized vehicle to perform spacewalks. Some of the key features of the spacesuit are breathable...
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  • Math
  • High School
In this activity, students will investigate the characteristics of quadratic functions to solve real-world problems involving the parabolic flights...
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  • Math
  • High School
In this activity, students will be asked to create scatter plots and find quadratic regression equations using mission data on the altitude of the...
NASA Education
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2016
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  • Math
  • High School
In this activity, students will identify a direct variation, solve linear equations, and create tables based on the exercise equipment provided for...
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  • Math
  • High School
In this activity, students will explore slope and y-intercept and solve linear equations while investigating the risks of increased loss of Bone...
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  • Math
  • High School
In this activity, students will interpret velocity and acceleration graphs from the ascent phase of a space shuttle flight (8.5 minutes), and focus...
NASA Education
Updated: 
2016
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS, HS
The Mars Phoenix lander is digging through the soil of the Red Planet and collecting samples. In this activity, students will work in cooperative...
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  • Science
  • MS, HS
The Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope, or GLAST, is now called the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope. The telescope will study known sources of...
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  • Science
  • MS, HS
Blast off! What a thrill it is to see and explore new worlds. Trading Earth’s environment for the environment of space is exciting. But, an “Earth-...