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Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

This web site provides the reader with everything he/she would like to know about Aerospace and Aeronautical data. There is a location dedicated to education for all ages. An example of this is being able to explore the universe with quizzes and puzzles. Videos and pictures are also avaliable. Click on research tab and it provides information on Aeronautics, space history, earth and planetary, archives, publications, and historical resources.... Show More


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Jason Hyatt
Jason Hyatt (Student)
15 years ago
Great Website. I spent about an hour looking around and browsing the material.
I plan on using this in my classroom. My students can access the online
learning link and review material on lift, weight, thrust, and drag. The
quality of content is obviously very good because the source is so reputable. I
really do believe my students will benefit from this site. There are some fun
interactive activities here and I believe that will definitely keep their
attention and help them acquire a higher level of understanding with this
complex material.

Technical Remarks:

No difficulty with navigating the site, there is a very good interface and
logical organization of material. Middle school students may need to be guided
to specific locations, but once there they should be able to browse on their own
and be successful in finding appropriate information.
Used in course? Yes