NASA Photo ID: STS054(S)023        File Name: 10065469.jpg
  Film Type: 4x5                     Date Taken: 01/19/93
  Title: STS-54 Commander Casper with DSO 802 & Physics of Toys on OV-105's middeck
  Description:
  STS-54 Commander John H. Casper holds up a paper boomerang before sailing
  it  across the middeck of the Earth-orbiting Endeavour, Orbiter Vehicle
  (OV) 105.  The demonstration was part of Application Specific Preprogrammed
  Experiment  Culture System Physics of Toys (ASPEC) and Detailed
  Supplementary Objective  (DSO) 802, Educational activities. Through
  telephone and TV downlinks,  Casper conversed with students in four schools
  who participated in a  special lesson to discover how specific toys
  function differently in the  classroom compared to those on the Shuttle. 
  The boomerang was used to  demonstrate Bernouli's principle and gyroscopic
  stability.  The entire  collection of toys will be videotaped for an
  educational program to be  distributed to schools in the fall of this year. 
  This scene was downlinked  at 18:11:04:26 GMT.          
  
  Subject terms:
  ASTRONAUTS                              
  CHILD DEVICE                            
  CREW PROCEDURES (INFLIGHT)              
  CREWS                                   
  EDUCATION                               
  ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER)                     
  LEARNING THEORY                         
  MIDDECK                                 
  ONBOARD ACTIVITIES                      
  SPACEBORNE EXPERIMENTS                  
  STS-54                                  
  

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