O.R.S.A

The Science Museum, Karl and Wiktor.

On Thursday the 16 of march, Our O.R.S.A group (and parents!) went to the London Science Museum.We went on a coach that took us there in about 1:30 and once got their we entered the queue and  into the main hall where we split up into groups.After we had done that, we went off to […]

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Mission 3 Session 3 ORSA

For this session  a scientist called Jess Wade came in to talk about what she does at her job in imperial college. At her lab she makes and works on advanced solar panels, making new designs and experimenting on them. As well as, doing loads of travelling around the world, they even got to meet […]

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ORSA Mission 2 Light – Week 1

Today, we were testing how we could make color disappear. Other wise known, in this experiment, as white light. First of all we had to make our instrument for making white light. So we cut out 7 different colors of triangle which were, yellow, red, orange, green, blue, purple and pink.Before the next step we […]

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ORSA Mission 1 Speed and Sound – Week 4

Today we were measuring the speed of sound (767.269) mph. We were measuring it at our local park, we were meant to test it at 150 meters but we could only manage to get 100. Part 1: First we got 2 wooden blocks from the music room a clip board a book a stopwatch and […]

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Journal, Mission 1 Sound – Week 3

This week in ORSA we did another experiment on sound.We were testing on how to insulate it by putting objects in its way. To test the sound we used sound meters on the internet that weren’t very good. We were only alowed use things that we could put back so it made it slightly harder […]

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Journal, Mission 1 Sound – Week 2

Dear science journal today was very interesting because we were experimenting on how we could see sound.We set up 2 speakers and put a tray and a drum with rice and sugar on them.We studied the patterns and waves and saw how they moved.At the end of our experiment we added an extra item, we […]

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Journal, Mission 1 Speed – Week 1

Dear science journal, today in our science group ORSAnauts  we were investigating speed and testing how fast a bunch of objects could go 10 meters.All we had to do was set out our  length and equipment and then were ready to go. We were testing these objects: A hockey hit A archery shot Someone riding […]

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