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Astronauts tested toys in space to help students learn about the laws of science. Image Credit: NASAWhat better way to engage your students than using toys to teach the laws of science! Students play the roles of engineers and scientists as they examine the characteristics of toys and games in the classroom and compare the results with the behavior of the same toys in space. Astronauts tested the physics of many different toys in space, and the International Toys in Space project is the result of those investigations.