10 geeky things to do in space

10 geeky things to do in space

Summary: Ever wondered how to dissolve an antacid tablet in space? Have a look at these cool activities you could do in orbit.

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    Create vortices

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    Open a can of honey

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    Cook spinach

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  • Seltzer tablet & washcloth are amazing...

    Also, this format sucks...
    Ndiaz.fuentes
  • I agree

    I loved the videos, but with videos as opposed to still frames, it would have been better to have all ten videos on one page. Also, a short written description, to help decide which ones to watch first.
    jallan32
  • Don't forget Angry Birds Space ... IN SPACE

    Thanks to Don Pettit, Rovio got the most expensive free advertisement for a video game ever.

    Then again, if a game reaches more kids and teaches them about orbital mechanics and gets them interested in STEM careers, more power to 'em.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deAcVKv5_2I

    Search YouTube for "Don Pettit" and "Chris Hadfield" and you'll get lots more like these videos.

    My favorite, as a fellow Yo-Yo-ist:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ni4j5K4Lz3o
    JJMach
    • For some practice with real orbital mechanics . . .

      For some practice with real orbital mechanics - try Kerbal Space Program =).
      CobraA1