Better Health From Space to Earth Unit

April 23rd, 2014

Students will learn about the importance of good nutrition and exercise. Students will see how researchers and scientists apply the mathematics concepts of measurement and estimation to study the loss of calcium in bones and the loss of muscle mass while astronauts are living and working in space. Students will make connections between NASA research and the mathematics, science and technology they learn about in their classrooms.

This unit can be found here.