NASA Needs Your Help

NASA Space Robotics Challenge Prepares Robots for the Journey to Mars The Space Robotics Challenge offers a $1 million prize purse for teams that successfully program a virtual Robonaut 5 robot through a series of complex tasks in a simulated Mars habitat. Credits: NASA NASA, in partnership with Space Center Houston, the Official Visitor Center […]

NASA’s Controversial ARM Mission to be Debated at 2016 Mars Society Convention

Kids Talk Radio Science:  Bob Barboza will be presenting a session on the Occupy Mars Learning Adventures and participating on the educational panel.   The Mars Society event starts on September 22, 2016. http://www.KidsTalkRadioScience.com . NASA’s Controversial ARM Mission to be Debated at 2016 Mars Society Convention Despite NASA’s recent decision to move forward with its proposed Asteroid […]

US High School Students Work As Interns At SpaceX

At Hawthorne-based SpaceX, high school students learn to reach for the stars By Sandy Mazza, Daily Breeze POSTED: 08/20/16, 5:01 PM PDT | UPDATED: 9 HRS AGO 0 COMMENTS Hundreds of standout college engineering students launch their careers each year as SpaceX interns, working long hours beside some of the country’s best rocket engineers at the trailblazing Hawthorne commercial […]

Interns At Space X

At Hawthorne-based SpaceX, high school students learn to reach for the stars By Sandy Mazza, Daily Breeze POSTED: 08/20/16, 5:01 PM PDT | UPDATED: 2 HRS AGO 0 COMMENTS Hundreds of standout college engineering students launch their careers each year as SpaceX interns, working long hours beside some of the country’s best rocket engineers at the trailblazing Hawthorne commercial […]

STEM Programs Afterschool

The Next Generation Science Standards: what do they mean for afterschool? By Robert Abare The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) offer a powerful new vision for American science education for the 21st century. NGSS brings long-needed reforms to national and state K-12 science education standards, incorporating decades of new research on how students best learn science—by actively investigating […]