Deploy a Satellite

Build a satellite with a 6-inch square body that can deploy its own solar wings and antennae, and can fit inside a 9-inch diameter tube.

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Inspiration Video

Suggested Materials

  • cardboard
  • paper plates
  • construction paper
  • popsicle sticks
  • straws
  • pipe cleaners
  • paper clips

Difficulty Level

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This design challenge requires simple motor skills, understanding of straightforward concepts, or common materials to build.