# NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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• ### Evidence of Change Near the Arctic Circle  →

In this MY NASA DATA lesson, students analyze graphs as evidence and draw a conclusion about polar climate change.

• ### Math and Science @ Work: Oxygen Generator System

This advanced chemistry activity teaches students about the space station system that uses electrolysis to produce breathable oxygen for the crew.

• ### X-1 Paper Glider Kit

This NASA educational brief, featuring the X-1, investigates the basics of flight with a paper model of the first supersonic aircraft.

• ### Maintaining Bone Mineral Density

In this Math and Science @ Work activity, students analyze two exercise countermeasures to determine their effectiveness in maintaining bone density.

• ### Interactive Space Station Reference Guide

Take a virtual tour of the orbiting outpost.

• ### NASA-Sponsored Robotics Teams Gear Up for 2012

11.07.11 - The CalGames robot contests have begun! NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif. is supporting two competitive high school robotics teams: Space Cookies Team 1868, and Cheesy Poofs Teams 252 and 254.

• ### The Inverse Square Law of Light

In this lesson, students measure the relationship of the distance of a light source to its brightness.

• ### INSPIRE Students

03.28.13 - High school students connect virtually with NASA experts and discover the world of NASA.

• ### Meteorology Educator Guide

The activities in this guide ask students to build and/or test a variety of weather instruments to better understand weather phenomena.

• ### Scientist Tracking Network  →

In this lesson, students correlate surface radiation with mean surface temperature to better understand seasonal temperature variation.

• ### Lunar Math

This booklet is a guide to some of the mathematical aspects of studying the moon.

• ### Accelerometers

In this lesson, students build a device to measure the acceleration environments, from +3 g to -3 g, created by different motions.

• ### Sea Surface Temperature Trends of the Gulf Stream  →

In this MY NASA DATA lesson, students use authentic satellite data to explore the seasonal changes in sea surface temperature of the Gulf Stream.

• ### Optics: Light, Color and Their Uses Educator Guide

Students can make spectroscopes, periscopes and more with the activities and lesson plans in this guide.

• ### Hurricane Frequency and Intensity  →

In this MY NASA DATA lesson, students study hurricane data and research the intensity and frequency of hurricanes using online resources.

• ### Rocket Science DIY Podcast Module

Blast off into the new school year. Build a podcast about the laws and concepts behind launching rockets.

• ### Space Math IV

Investigate space phenomena with this collection of mathematical problems and activities.

• ### Space Shuttle Landing

This Math and Science @ Work advanced physics question teaches students about the landing and deceleration of the space shuttle. Students apply equations of motion, force, work and energy.

• ### High-Power Paper Rockets

In this lesson, students construct and launch high-power paper rockets, evaluate their flights, and modify their designs to improve flight performance.

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• ### Foam Rocket

Students will learn about rocket stability and trajectory by building rubber-band-powered foam rockets.