You are here: Home Videos How Does Water Behave in Space? How Does Water Behave in Space? If you find yourself wondering how water behaves in space, here's a video that lets you see exactly that. by Heather Carr March 11, 2012, 2:00 am If you find yourself wondering how water behaves in space, here’s a video that lets you see exactly that. NASA astronaut Don Pettit is aboard the International Space Station. In his spare time, he devises experiments about whatever strikes his curiosity. In this video, he produces a thin film of water on a loop, like we would use to blow bubbles here on Earth. He then demonstrates various properties of the water in space, plus adds some heat to produce nifty convection currents. If you know the answer to the challenge question at the end, you can submit it on Physics Central. See more Previous article Eating Vegan in Huntsville, Alabama Next article Fresh Guacamole Short: Stop Motion Food One Ping Pingback:Wringing Out a Washcloth in Space Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.