What should I feed my dog on Mars?

The students at the Barboza Space Center are learning about the chemistry of food. People Foods to Avoid Feeding Your Pets ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Phone Number: (888) 426-4435 Our Animal Poison Control Center experts have put together a handy list of the top toxic people foods to avoid feeding your pet. As always, […]

Should I study chemistry in college?

Chong Liu one-ups plant photosynthesis New system generates clean energy on the small scale BY LAUREL HAMERS 1:48PM, OCTOBER 4, 2017 SOLAR STAR Chong Liu, an inorganic chemist at UCLA, has pioneered new approaches to artificial photosynthesis that combine bacteria and inorganic materials. PENNY JENNINGS/UCLA CHEMISTRY & BIOCHEMISTRY Magazine issue: Vol. 192, No. 6, October […]

Jr. Medical School: Space Glove Training

What It’s Like to Work in Space, Using Bulky EVA Gloves By Samantha Mathewson, Space.com Contributor | Space.com’s Samantha Mathewson experienced how difficult it is for astronauts to work in the vacuum of space, using an EVA glove simulator from NASA’s Langley Research Center. Credit: Jeremy Lips/Space.com Tightening a lug nut on the tire of […]

Students from Australia Are Visiting the USA to Learn More About Robots

STUDENTS & TEACHERS ARE VISITING THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND THE BARBOZA SPACE CENTER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM WE INVITE YOU TO SEE OUR PHOTO ESSAY OF THE AUSTRALIAN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS.      SCHOOLS IN AUSTRALIA Add to study guide School education in Australia includes preschool, preparatory (or kindergarten), primary school, secondary school (or high school) […]