How to Write for the Occupy Mars Learning Adventures: College Level Biology Program

Our Occupy Mars Tiger Team has been invited to write a professional paper on how we plan on growing food faster on the planet Mars.  Who wants the assignment? http://www.KidsTalkRadioScience.com http://www.OccupyMars.WordPress.com   Author Instructions Plant Direct is a sound science journal for the plant sciences that give prompt and equal consideration to papers reporting work dealing […]

My First Solar Eclipse Coming This August

How is the sun completely blocked in an eclipse? In this picture of a solar eclipse, the moon is beginning to move from in front of the sun. Credit: NASA During a total solar eclipse, the moon passes between Earth and the sun. This completely blocks out the sun’s light. However, the moon is about […]

Looking for Talented Science Students

Regeneron Science Talent Search 2018 The Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS), a program of Society for Science & the Public (Society) is the nation’s most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors.  Since 1942, first in partnership with Westinghouse, then with Intel 1998-2016, and now with Regeneron, the Society has provided a national […]

Studying Science on Mars

High school students are prototyping Mars rovers to simulate the six science discovery made by the Curiosity Mars Rover.  Students are trained to work on simulated “Tiger Teams” to support NASA.  www.BarbozaSpaceCenter.com Curiosity Rover Results: First Curiosity Drilling Sample in the Scoop #1 A Suitable Home for Life: The Curiosity rover finds that ancient Mars […]

Astronaut Requirements

June 21, 2017 Astronaut Requirements During their careers, the next generation of astronauts may fly on any of four different U.S. spacecraft: the International Space Station, two NASA Commercial Crew Program spacecraft currently in development by U.S. companies, and NASA’s Orion deep-space exploration vehicle. What does it take to be an astronaut? In 2016, NASA […]