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To the Moon and Mars - Aerospace Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #34

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Did you know that space flight has its own field of engineering? The 34th video in the Crash Course Engineering series looks at aerospace engineering and its two branches, aeronautical engineering and astronautical engineering. It explains some of the physics and engineering concepts necessary to design spacecraft, and how space travel must account for harsh space conditions.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Invite an engineer to give a presentation to the class
Classroom Considerations
  • Familiarity with some basic physics content is a requirement
  • Builds on knowledge from previous videos
Pros
  • Graphics help with understanding
  • Provides links to websites for additional information
Cons
  • None
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