Watch: Astronaut wrings out washcloth in space, and it's stunning
Well, here's a hint: It's much more interesting than what happens here on Earth.
This week, commander Chris Hadfield, an astronaut aboard the International Space Station, demonstrated what happens when you get a washcloth soaking in space and then wring it out.
The experiment, called "Wring It Out" was designed by two 10th-graders in Nova Scotia. Kendra Lamke and Meredith Hatfield won a contest sponsored by the Canada Space Agency to come up with an experiment for an astronaut to perform in micro-gravity.
The two students hypothesized that in space....
I love it when kids get such a great payoff for being smart and inquisitive.