Grade Level: 6-8
Voyager 1 (Our Solar System),
Voyager 2 (Our Solar System)
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Short Description: Students measure the effect of gravitational flexing (which keeps Io and Europa's interior warm) by taking the temperature of some flexible rubber balls. They also calculate the force of gravity.
Why We Chose This Lesson
This lesson was chosen for its quality and potential alignment to Next Generation Science Standards.
Credit: Arizona State University