Science & Nature
Analog Astronauts & Missions: Testing & Training In Extreme Earth Environments (8-10 yo)
Come learn about the astronauts who test & train in extreme environments right here on earth, in Moon or Mars simulations, and why they do this - then decide if you have what it takes to be an Analog Astronaut!
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Teacher Tom was featured as a top educator on Outschool's EPIC Spotlight for Passion-Driven Learning in 2021 and is here with another class to help you prepare for a multi-planetary future! Analog missions are field tests in locations (both natural and simulated) that have physical similarities to extreme space environments. They are used by astronauts, engineers, scientists, government agencies, academia, and others in the industry to gather requirements for testing in harsh environments...
Learners will come away with a solid understanding of what Analog Astronauts & Analog Missions are, be able to explain where some of them are, what they look like, what it might be like to experience an Analog Mission, why these missions are so important, and what skills they may require to be an Analog Astronaut one day.
Teacher Tom has taught Space & Rocket Science based classes on Outschool for over a year & was featured as a top educator on Outschool's EPIC Spotlight for Passion-Driven Learning in 2021!
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Tom BickmoreRocket Science & Space Enthusiast, Licensed Ham Radio Operator, Professional Finish Carpenter, Electronics Whiz, Father
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Teacher Tom was featured as a top educator on Outschool's EPIC Spotlight for being a Passion-Driven Educator in 2021! Some of Tom's greatest passions are Rocket Science and Space and he would love to share these with your learners. Tom's popular...