WEBCAST & NATIONAL ENGINEERS WEEK
On February 21, 2002, Genesis recognized National Engineers
Week by bringing engineers, a classroom teacher, and students
together for a Webcast.
The production featured a classroom activity titled "The
Inclined Pendulum" from the upcoming Genesis Destination
L1: A Thematic Unit education module. Engineers from the Jet
Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), including Trajectory Analyst
Johannesen and Genesis Mission Project Manager Chet
Sasaki, joined Alta Loma, CA high school teacher Tom Curley
and students in an activity that examined the effect of gravity
on skateboards AND planetary orbits!
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