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    Lunar and Planetary Institute
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    In this activity, learners drop impactors onto layers of graham crackers! The process models how impacts throughout the Moon's history have broken rocks down into a mixture of dust, rocks, and...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners are introduced to challenges of maintaining temperatures while living in space. Thinking and acting like scientists and engineers, learners experiment to learn how to...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    NASA
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    In this activity (on page 142 of the PDF), learners will compare breathing rates before and after hyperventilation to explore how reduced carbon dioxide levels in the blood lower the need to...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    WGBH
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    In this design challenge activity, learners design and build a solar hot water heater. Their goal is to create a heater that yields the highest temperature change. In the project guide, learners...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    This activity (page 2 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into how ordinary things behave in microgravity, similar to what astronauts experience. Groups of learners will prepare a large...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners sample a star field to estimate the number of stars in the universe. This activity simulates how astronomers use sampling instead of census (counting) to more easily...

    free Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NSBRI
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    This is an activity (located on page 131 of the PDF) related to sleep and circadian rhythms as well as space travel. Learners will discover how the light/dark cycle is dictated by the rotation of...

    free Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    NSBRI
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    In this nutrition activity (page 16 of PDF), learners document their individual eating habits and learn whether their eating patterns meet their needs. This activity requires learners to first...

    free Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NSBRI
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    In this nutrition activity (page 26 of PDF), learners consider the nutritional needs of people with specific dietary requirements, such as athletes, persons with diabetes and vegetarians, and...

    free Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    NSBRI
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    In this activity (page 105 of the PDF), learners measure heart rate and blood pressure and learn how to obtain consistent measurements during repeated tests. This activity teaches learners how to...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes

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