Lesson Plan Details
- Middle School
- Human Health and Biology
Exercise is an integral part of the astronauts’ daily routine aboard the International Space Station. In this STEMonstration, Expedition 53/54 Flight Engineer Joe Acaba stresses the importance of exercising in orbit, and dives into the science behind what happens to bones and muscles in microgravity.
NASA Education at Johnson Space Center released this video and lesson plan in December 2017.