Assembling International Space Station - Lego Style

Posted by admin on March 28, 2020

A discussion of the International Space Station (ISS) LEGO model by SpaceBase co-founder Eric Dahlstrom. Eric worked on ISS design at NASA Langley in the 1990s.

Resources: Lego ISS (this link is for NZ region - make sure to change it to your region)

https://www.lego.com/en-nz/product/international-space-station-21321

NASA ISS Operator Reacts to New LEGO ISS Set

https://youtu.be/_xqN6Hgk0-k

“Beyond the Brick's Boone Langston sits down with NASA International Space Station flight controller Kayla LaFrance to discuss the new LEGO ISS set.”

NASA.gov missions - International Space Station

https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/index.html

Spot the station - enter a nearby city to find when you can see the ISS in the sky

https://spotthestation.nasa.gov

Video tour of the ISS

https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/suni_iss_tour.html

Space to ground - weekly update from NASA on ISS activity

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLTXQuaxXBKKxRSGdbqMClH0SjTq4hnTC2

ISS reference manual (*very detailed!* - 438 pages, 34 MB pdf)

https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/iss-operating_an_outpost-tagged.pdf

 

eric@spacebase.co

https://SpaceBase.co

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericdahlstrom