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Designing a Crew Exploration Vehicle
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Take your class on an out-of-this-world adventure with this fun engineering design lesson. Working in small groups, young scientists design, build, and test crew exploration vehicles using some creativity, teamwork, and an assortment of...
Hybrid-Electric Vehicles vs Gasoline-Powered Vehicles
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Develop a strategy to make an informed decision. Given a scenario to help a local company decide to buy hybrid or gasoline-powered vehicles, pupils work together to provide a solution. The groups use data of historical gasoline prices to...
Hydrogen Fuel Cells: Part 1 (Hydrogen Vehicles)
4 mins 5th - 12th
What are some other ways to power vehicles? Meet chemical engineer, Rosalind, as she explains her research of hydrogen fuel cells and how to use them in vehicles. She also explains why using alternative fuels is important to the world.
Designing an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV): Concepts in Lift, Drag, Thrust, Energy, Power, Mass, and Buoyancy
9th - 12th
Engineer an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) to study concepts of physics. Using household materials, collaborative groups design and build an AUV and then test Newton's Laws of Motion as they apply them in underwater environments...