Who wants to be an astronaut?

AUGUST 04, 2018 NASA ASTRONAUTS FLYING ABOARD CREW DRAGON SHARE ON GOOGLE+SHARE ON TWITTER On Friday, August 3, 2018, NASA announced the first four astronauts who will launch aboard Crew Dragon (also known as Dragon 2) to the International Space Station as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, which will return human spaceflight capability to […]

Who wants to create Mars Clocks this summer?

What is a Mars Clock?  It is a hands-on STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) project to get kids excited about space mathematics.  Bob Barboza is the founder/director of the Barboza Space Center in Long Beach, California.  He trains Jr. astronauts, engineers and scientists for the “Occupy Mars Learning Adventures  International Fellowship Programs.”  His passion […]

The Robots Are Coming

The Barboza Space Center’s Robotics Showcase Comes to SoCal this Summer 3 mins ago Kristina Allison Learn Add comment Looking for something to do with the kids this summer, or maybe something super cool just for you? Why not check out some robots? Bob Barboza, a long time CUE member, has put together an impressive […]

Russia in the Space Science News

Soyuz 2-1B launches new GLONASS spacecraft written by William Graham June 16, 2018 Russia has launched a replenishment satellite for its GLONASS navigation system Sunday, with a Soyuz-2-1b rocket and its Fregat-M upper stage carrying the Uragan-M No.756 spacecraft into orbit. Soyuz lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome at 00:30 Moscow Time (21:30 UTC). Following […]

Wilson High School Robotics

by KATU News Friday, April 13th 2018 Students with Wilson High School’s robotics team operate their robot. (KATU Photo) AA PORTLAND, Ore. — A Portland high school is heading to the world championships of robotics. For the first time ever Wilson High School’s robotics team placed first in regionals. They’ve won every bout so far and […]