DE.4. Earth in Space
4.4. Technology and Applications
Enduring Understandings: Technology expands our knowledge of the Solar System.
4.4.A. Technology, including humans landing on the Moon, robot landers and other space probes, satellites, and radio telescopes, allow scientists to investigate conditions on Earth and on other objects in the Solar System. (Level: Compact)
4.4.B. The technology used in space exploration expands our knowledge of the Universe and has many spin-offs related to everyday applications. (Level: Compact)