NASA Go For Assembly: Building the International Space Station
Field of Science or Math
7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Chronicles the logistics of building an orbiting laboratory in space. Contains interviews with many of the astronauts who will be assembling the International Space Station. Discusses new spacesuit and tool enhancements, the robotic arm and hand, neutral buoyancy training facilities at the Johnson Space Center, and the Crew Equipment Translation Assembly Cart, which will help astronauts slide along the truss structure during station assembly.