ERIC Number: ED091164
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-May
Reference Count: N/A
Skylab Experiments, Volume 6, Mechanics.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Volume 6, one of a series of booklets designed to acquaint teachers with the Skylab Program, is focused on mechanics. Introductory material provides background information on Skylab and its related education program. Section 1 of the booklet presents relevant physics content concerning the concept of mechanics. Section 2 contains a discussion of astronaut mobility aids. Section 3 focuses on mass measurement devices while section 4 is concerned with space guidance and crew/vehicle disturbances. All four sections contain specific background information concerning the topic of the particular section, experiment objectives and data from the Skylab Program, related curriculum topics, and ideas for classroom demonstrations. Section 5 consists of a selected bibliography. (PEB)
Descriptors: Aerospace Technology, Demonstrations (Educational), Instructional Materials, Mechanics (Physics), Physics, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Materials, Secondary School Science
Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.