ARISS Schoolcontact met India via ON4ISS in Belgie

Op maandagmorgen, 27 augustus is er weer een schoolcontact Tussen ISS en een school in India. De astronaut in ISS is dit keer Ricky Arnold met de roepletters OR4ISS. De verbinding met ISS is dit keer een telebridge verbinding. Hierbij verzorgt NASA de telefoonische verbinding tussen de school in India, het grondstation in Belgie en PE1KEH die voor deze verbinding als moderator optreedt. Het grondstation ligt dit keer in de omgeving van Antwerpen in Belgie. De operator is Jan, met zijn grondstation ON4ISS. Luister mee op 145,800 MHz en vergeet de doppler correctie (+/- 3 kHz) niet.


De omschrijving van de school en de te stellen vragen staan hieronder.

Established in 1882, Shri Timli Vidyapeeth is a gateway to Vedic and global education and empowers an individual with the Vedic and Scientific Knowledge, Skills & Attitude enabling them to be a true Future Global Leader. Our campus is in Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand, a Himalayan state.

Shri Timli Vidyapeeth Students learn Vedic & 21st Century Life-Skills such as:

Vedic education in Sanskrit Language

Knowledge and Awareness of local Culture and Art

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Collaboration across Networks and Leading by Influence

Agility and Adaptability

Initiative and Entrepreneurship

Accessing and Analyzing Information

Participants will ask as many of the following questions as time allows:

  1. Does space junk cause a potential problem for the Space Station?
  2. Why don’t you run out of oxygen on the International Space Station?
  3. What is it like being in zero gravity?
  4. Have you ever seen an alien or a UFO?
  5. Have you ever seen a black hole?
  6. Do we use our all five senses in space?
  7. Does being an astronaut in space influence your world views, beliefs, etc?
  8. How can a spacecraft fly in the absence of Air?
  9. Do you get time to speak with your family and friends
  10. What is the speed of life in space?
  11. How will the Russian Cargo Ship change life in ISS?
  12. Tell us how the AI robot (CIMON) is helping you there?
  13. Which part of the world looks more beautiful from space?
  14. Would you be a mentor for our School’s technology club?
  15. Can you see fireworks on earth from the ISS?
  16. Is your perspective for life changed after living in ISS?
  17. How do you measure time in space?
  18. Will we be able to travel in space as a visitor in future?
  19. Your one message for all of us living inHimalayas?
  20. What inspired you to become an astronaut?
  21. Will there be smell in food if we keep it open for several days in space?