Superpower of Space
Experiment 4: Re-Entry Parachute

What goes up must come down!

Experiment 4 of the space superpower series - let's learn about coming back to earth! If you are going to space, you will need to also come back to earth and this is where a re-entry parachute will help you to land softly. Don't forget to download the full instructional worksheet and parent cheat sheet.

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Explore the Space Superpower Theme

Superpower of Space Trailer

Join Nanogirl as she investigates everything she'll need to survive her first superhero space mission!

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Experiment 1 - Star Projector

Nanogirl's on a Super Space Mission, and she needs a map so she doesn't get lost.

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Experiment 2 - Comet Catcher

If you want to study comets and asteroids in space, you've got to catch them first!

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Experiment 3 - Gravity

How do you drink a glass of water in zero-gravity?

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Experiment 5 - Space Suit

Why do space suits need so many layers?

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