Welcome to Science Fair Projects
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Received September 10, l996 from West Middle School, Colorado Springs, Colorado
The Russians use a Soyuz rocket to get aboard MIR. We use the shuttle. A good science project could display models of both launch vehicles with descriptions of both and advantages and disadvantages for both types of vehicles. Submitted by: Rachel Keyser
If beetles and wheat were put inside of an airtight container and were then placed into a simulated WETF like an aquarium, I think that this project would show how animals and plants can create a balanced system of life like on MIR. It would be neat to see the beetles and the wheat in the middle of the water inside the aquarium. Submitted by: Bryce Erickson
Have a student build a model of MIR using two-liter pop bottles and other plastic containers. In one module have beetles and in another module have wheat plants growing. This could be a simple simulation of experiment done on MIR. Submitted by Ranganath Weiner, 6th grade teacher West Middle School Colorado Springs.
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