Reduced Gravity Demonstrator Feature Summary

Type:
Physics at Home
Title:
Reduced Gravity Demonstrator
Description:
To find out how to build a drop tower to investigate apparent weightlessness, see the NASA site Reduced Gravity Demonstrator. Be sure to have adult help if you try this. (BTW, it's a challenging and expensive project.)

Also, check out this NASA video to see astronaut David Scott drop a hammer and a feather on the moon.

This issue was updated on 07/11/2011.
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