Project name: Butterflies in Space
Author: Ioana Stoica, Tudor Vianu National High School of Computer Science, Bucharest< Romania
Students Ages: 13 - 17
Educational Standards: Earth and Space Science
Short Descriptions: The goal of this research project is to study the behavior of monarch butterflies (Vanessa Cardui) in a laboratory environment, at constant pressure and temperature, and to compare the results with the data offered by NASA regarding the life of butterflies in microgravity.
- Teacher: Ioana Stoica