BTN: The Future of Space Exploration and Discovery

Facts:

  1. There is a spaceship called the MCT (Mars Colonial Transporter) that travels to mars that can carry one hundred people or one hundred tons of cargo to mars
  2. Big Falcon rocket will have be the biggest rocket made
  3. Humans would be better to use when exploring than robots

Questions:

  1. What would people do on mars?
  2. Why would it be good for space guys to go on mars?

Wondering:

  1. Could I ever go in space without training?

BTN Space Rock

This week we watched a BTN article on different types of space rocks. Asteroids can be half the size of a football field. After the metroid that was in russia it made a lot of russians think about what’s happening outside our planet. Dust, rock and ice is left over from the occurrence of the solar system. These facts made me think about questions: How and why have they named these things in the solar system e.g. asteroids and meteoroids and another question is  When a meteor hits the ground why does it change names to a meteorite. This article made me wondering about will another planet form in the future…