Two things are certain.
1. Follow The Voyage - Share The Experience participants have a lot of questions.
2. Our participants certainly sure came up with creative pen names when they submitted their questions.
Buoyancy seems to be a topic that many followers are thinking about, and for good reason! After all, it's hard to imagine how a vessel as large as the TS Kennedy is able to stay afloat.
We've found a few videos that will answer your questions, but first, let's look at your questions...
Super 2nd Graders asked...
Do you ever worry that the TS Kennedy will sink?
Science Super Hero asked...
What is buoyancy?
STEM Fan asked...
What is buoyancy and how do you calculate it?
Got 2 Know asked...
What is the law of buoyancy?
#1 Pats Fan asked...
Does the Archimedes Principal explain anything about the TS Kennedy?
Let's begin by saying that Captain Campbell and his crew are not worried that the TS Kennedy will sink!
As for the other questions, we'll let these videos answer them. There's one (or more) for each level.
Our first video is short and easy to understand.
This is another great video for our elementary followers.
There's no one better than Bill Nye to tell you all that you need to know about buoyancy.
Here are two videos for our upper middle school and high school participants.
Thanks to all of the teachers that sent in questions from their students!
If we don't answer your questions through a post like this, you'll find the topics addressed by Blogger Sara, Assistant Blogger Heather, or Captain Campbell.
Even Little Buc and Big Buc are helping to answer student questions.
Thanks for participating in the Follow The Voyage - Share The Experience Program!