Teaching Science During the Eclipse

Many parents and teachers are excited about the opportunity for teaching science during the eclipse on August 21.  The path of the solar eclipse will cross the entire United States, and many areas will see totality.  Other areas will experience a partial eclipse, but...

Campers Building Mars Rovers

High school sophomore campers building Mars Rovers had the opportunity to test them under NASA sponsorship near the Canyon Ferry Reservoir in Montana. The camp was for high school students interested in careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. The robots...

Mad Science Courtesy of NASA

Young people in San Diego are enjoying Mad Science courtesy of NASA Space Academy.  At La Mesa Community Center, the rudimentary introduction to outer space is presented by teachers with names like “Miss Curiosity” and “Galaxy Gaby.” The goal...

Space Travel is Fun at Blast Camp

Kids are finding out that space travel is fun at Blast Camp.  The summer program at Vanguard Career Center in Fremont for students in grades five through eight is free of charge, thanks to a $20,000 grant from the United Way of Sandusky County. The 95 students were...