Girl Tales Presents Nova's Lab! Meeting Katherine Johnson
In this Girl Tales episode, kid scientist, Nova turns into a moon rock and meets the real life NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson! Learn about how the astronauts of the Apollo 11 mission were able to enter the moon’s orbit and how Katherine Johnson helped successfully land their rocket ship on the moon. Listen to the episode here.
After you listen, do the activity! Click here for an activity to learn more about orbital mechanics.