Season Two: Episode #5

Meet Joan Higginbotham at Collins Aerospace, an electrical engineer, rocket scientist and astronaut whose job took her out of this world!

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Air Date: Feb 25, 2021

Tiffany chats with Joan Higginbotham at Collins Aerospace, an electrical engineer, rocket scientist and astronaut whose job took her out of this world! Hear her stories and stay tuned for a fun engineering challenge kids can do away from their screens.

At-home activities

Pilot a Balloon

Make a balloon hover at eye level, and then steer it around by creating air currents.

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Flight Test

Design a plane that glides down a zipline the fastest.

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