How was the Milky Way created? What is the Milky Way? What is gravity? Is there life other planets? Can Earth stop spinning and what would happen if it did? What does space smell like? Can you turn gravity off? How old is the moon? Where did Earth come from? How big is space? Where did the universe come from? In space, does your heart work differently? How do people go to the toilet in space?
These are just some of the many ideas we wondered about when we started our space topic last term. We didn’t manage to answer all of the questions, but we did find out some pretty interesting information. Here are a few examples of the models we made to explain what we found out.