Introduction to Spectrum – NASA

Introduction to Spectrum – NASA

You can’t see it. . .you can’t touch it. . .you can’t live without it. Use these downloadable activity sheets to enhance your lesson plan at school or at home. Scroll down for the downloadable files. Have fun! Spectrum Infographic Infographic featuring factoids about the electromagnetic spectrum. NASA Spectrum Crossword Puzzle Crossword puzzle featuring terms … Read more

NASA Invites Media to Annual FIRST Robotics Competition in Rocket City – NASA

NASA Invites Media to Annual FIRST Robotics Competition in Rocket City – NASA

The Rocket City Regional – Alabama’s annual For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Robotics Competition – is scheduled for Friday, April 5, through Saturday, April 6, at the Von Braun Center South Hall in Huntsville, Alabama, known as the Rocket City. This event is free for the public. FIRST Robotics is a … Read more

NASA, Partners Select Universities for CubeSat Summer Program – NASA

NASA, Partners Select Universities for CubeSat Summer Program – NASA

Eight university teams have been selected to work with NASA and the U.S. military to improve their small satellite proposals, ultimately increasing the possibility of flying their technology in space, and potentially launching their own careers in the space industry. NASA’s CSLI (CubeSat Launch Initiative) is partnering with the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space … Read more

Diez maneras en que los estudiantes pueden prepararse para ser astronautas – NASA

Diez maneras en que los estudiantes pueden prepararse para ser astronautas – NASA

¿Quieres ser astronauta, pero no sabes por dónde empezar? ¡Estas son algunas maneras en las que puedes comenzar tu viaje! Incluso si no aún no reúnes los requisitos para ser astronauta, mediante la Oficina de Participación STEM (ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería y matemáticas) de la NASA, u OSTEM, hay formas de participar en las misiones de … Read more

NASA Challenge Invites Artemis Generation Coders to Johnson Space Center – NASA

NASA Challenge Invites Artemis Generation Coders to Johnson Space Center – NASA

NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement has selected seven student teams to participate in a culminating event for the 2024 App Development Challenge (ADC), one of the agency’s Artemis Student Challenges, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. The coding challenge invites middle and high school student teams to contribute to deep space exploration missions by … Read more

Former Student Launch Competitor Turns Experience into NASA Engineering Career – NASA

Former Student Launch Competitor Turns Experience into NASA Engineering Career – NASA

By Jessica Barnett Sometimes, all it takes is a few years and the right people to completely change a person’s career trajectory. One such example is Meredith Patterson, an aerospace engineer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, who went from knowing little to nothing about rockets to being part of the team … Read more