Working in small groups, students will carry out a selection of tests and experiments. Using the data gathered from these tests they will discuss and decide on the best choices to implement when designing a prospective base on Mars. 

The tests will cover topics such as radiation and respiration and by investigating them, the students will learn of the challenges that await us on the red planet.

Recommended: Years 6-9

Curriculum Links: Working scientifically, Chemical Reactions, Light Waves