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Learn how astronauts train for space using the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL). Test different materials for buoyancy.
Design a spacesuit that allows the astronaut to be neutrally buoyant. Here are the supplies you will need:
- 2-4 Large plastic containers (30 quart size)
- Styrofoam cups
- 2-4 Pennies
- Painters tape
- Toy figure/object to represent your astronaut