NASA Photo ID: S93-25649           File Name: 10065439.jpg
  Film Type: 35mm                    Date Taken: 01/13/93
  Title: Education instructors explain and demonstrate STS-54 DSO 802 toys at JSC
  Description:
  Project Director for Toys in Space Carolyn Sumners, Ed.D., demonstrates
  toys  to be used Detailed Supplementary Objective (DSO) 802, Educational
  activities  "Physics of Toys", during the STS-54 mission.  NASA education
  specialist  Gregory Vogt, Ed.D., is seen showing another of the toys to
  news media  representatives who are at JSC for the preflight press
  briefing.  Part of the  educational activities onboard Endeavour, Orbiter
  Vehicle (OV) 105, will  include several experiments with these toys.  DSO
  802 will allow the  crewmembers to experiment with the various types of
  toys in a microgravity  environment while talking to pupils who will be
  able to monitor (via  classroom television (TV) sets) the onboard
  activities.  NOTE: Also labeled  the Application Specific Preprogrammed
  Experiment Culture System Physics of  Toys (ASPEC).          
  
  Subject terms:
  CHILD DEVICE                            
  EDUCATION                               
  INSTRUCTORS                             
  LEARNING THEORY                         
  PERSONNEL                               
  RECREATION                              
  SPACEBORNE EXPERIMENTS                  
  STS-54                                  
  

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