DIFFUSION OF NASA TECHNOLOGY
Diffusion of Technology
After students learn about the many NASA technologies that have been integrated into society since the Apollo program, they will answer a free-response essay question explaining the diffusion involved.
> Diffusion of NASA Technology Educator Edition (PDF 243 KB)
> Diffusion of NASA Technology Student Edition (PDF 107 KB)
> Types of Diffusion Class Activity (PDF 89 KB)
> NASA Facts: Benefits from Apollo (PDF 5.8 MB)
> INTERACTIVE: NASA Home and City
- recognize how locations are connected through different scales;
- characterize and analyze interconnections among locations;
- describe the different types of diffusion and identify examples of the different types of diffusion in the real world; and
- discuss the diffusion of NASA technology and its impact on a global scale.